1-1 Graduate Teaching Assistant – starting ASAP!


Category: | Reference: ITEACH-3469
Location: UK
Job Type: Contract
Salary £60 - £65 per day

1:1 Graduate Teaching Assistant – Nottingham Primary School

Are you a recent graduate keen pursue a career in education through gaining experience in a highly rewarding role?

Do you have relevant experience working or volunteering with children who have additional educational and behavioural needs?

Perhaps you are passionate about a teaching career and have the right experience working within a support, educational or social work role?

This challenging and rewarding position will give you the opportunity to influence an individual child’s learning and personal development experiences. The perfect opportunity before beginning your PGCE in September!

  • 1:1 Graduate Teaching Assistant
  • Warm and welcoming primary school
  • Clifton area of Nottingham – easily accessible from Nottingham City Centre
  • Paid up to £300 a week
  • Long-term, full-time role starting ASAP
  • Full training and support provided
  • Shortlisting on an ongoing basis
  • Minimum 2:1 and strong A-Levels required
  • Experience working with young people highly desirable

The role will require you to work closely with the SENCo and class teachers to provide tailored support to children with additional emotional and behavioural. These children require specific support and encouragement to stay motivated to achieve their potential and would benefit from a friendly, consistent and positive role model to enable them to reach their potential.

Part of this role will be supporting some children during play times and within the classroom, assisting the teacher in this challenging environment. They will thrive from caring, yet structured 1:1 support, who can support him to achieve his potential both academically and personally.

Part of this role will require you to build strong and lasting relationships with the children’s parents and hold regular catch up meetings with them, the class teacher and the SENCo. You will be given all relevant training to be able to monitor, adapt and progress this child’s development to ensure that they have the same access to educational opportunities and remains in a mainstream setting.

This role ideally requires a resilient, motivated and committed graduate who is keen to work in a supportive 1:1 role within the classroom. You will be passionate about a career in teaching or education, and need to have relevant experience working with children with varied educational and behavioural needs and have excellent behaviour management and communication skills. Due to the nature of this role, previous experience working with children or young people in challenging environments is highly desirable. This does not have to be in an educational setting, but will have to be transferable into this setting.

This warm, welcoming and successful primary school which is located in Nottingham, is dedicated to the support and development of both pupils and staff. It is easily accessible by all major transport links from the city centre. You will have access to all the relevant training needed to be successful in this role, and the school is part of a renowned cluster that provides second-to-none teacher training opportunities if you wish to pursue this path.

If you think you have what it takes to be successful in this role, then send you CV to Jamie at i-teachers by clicking 'APPLY'.

Posted On: 01/11/2018
Recruiter: i-teachers

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