Find out about the costs associated with hosting a language assistant at your school.
The time a language assistant spends at your school can be negotiated by mutual agreement.
How many hours do language assistants work?
Minimum/standard - 12 hours per week
Maximum - 18 hours per week
Any hours worked beyond 12 hours per week will be charged at a different fixed hourly rate, dependent on where your school is located (see below). Additional hours should be negotiated directly with your language assistant.
You cannot offer a language assistant a lower allowance in return for fewer hours.
The cost of employing a language assistant is dependent on your school's location within the UK.
Salaries below are an indication of hosting costs from the 2018/2019 academic year.