We require an enthusiastic, creative and dedicated EAL HLTA to join our team and support the progress of the children's learning across all areas of the curriculum.


The successful candidate will be a strong team player, able to engage effectively with children and staff, to support, nurture and track student development both educationally and personally.

The successful candidate will also have:


  • Excellent communication and collaborative skills

  • Able to support students with a range of language needs

  • Be flexible and easily adaptable to change

  • Behaviour management awareness and able to suggest strategies

  • Think outside the box

  • Exposure to supporting children with English as an additional language and have an understanding of developing language at different levels of fluency

  • A level of understanding of language acquisition

  • A level of understanding of students with SENd needs

  • Competent level of IT skills and knowledge of Microsoft Office package

  • Be willing to participate in a range of CPD offered


This role is offered on a full time basis, working 37 hours per week on a term time plus 2 days basis. The salary is paid at Grade F, Scale point 17 (in the range 17-23), actual annual salary for 37 hours term time plus 2 days £20469 (£24491pa FTE).

The role is fixed term for 1 year in the first instance.

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To apply please download our application form here. Completed application forms should be returned along with a covering letter of no more than 2 sides of A4 to  before the closing date. 

Any general enquiries should be addressed to:

Telephone number 01204 333 222


Essa Foundation Academies Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children.   All appointments will be subject to a satisfactory Disclosure and Baring check.

01204 333 222   /   /  Essa Academy, Lever Edge Lane, Bolton, BL3 3HH