English Academic Coach – Graduate Paid School Experience


Category: Graduate TAs / School Support Staff | Reference: ITEACH-21955
Location: Birmingham, West Midlands UK
Job Type: Temporary
Immediate Start: Yes
Salary £300 to £325 per Week

English Graduate Academic Coach – Graduate Opportunity – Paid School Experience

This brand new Sixth Form College requires an ambitious English Graduate Academic Coach who has a genuine desire to pursue a career in education. You will be joining a team of like minded graduates, who are looking to build strong relationships with the students and really make a difference!

English Graduate Academic Coach

  • English Graduate
  • Supporting KS4 and KS5 only
  • Minimum 2:1 degree in English – must be confident to support English up to A Level
  • Up to £325 per week
  • Starting September 2018 – interviews being held as soon as possible
  • Supportive and experienced working with graduates
  • Central Birmingham
  • Create and lead interventions to support with knowledge gaps, exam preparation and confidence
  • Full-time, term-time only role

This state-of-the-art school are looking for an ambitious English Graduate who has achieved a 2:1 or higher in a relevant English based degree. Ideally this role would suit an English graduate who wants to gain paid experience prior to embarking on a teacher training course in September 2019. The school has high expectations and is looking to propel their students into a success, whether that be in their career or university choice.

You play a pivotal role as an additional inspirational role, using your personal experiences of university and experiencing the wider world to encourage these students to become culturally aware and ambitious to push themselves to reach their potential.

This role will have you initially working with small groups and on a one to one basis supporting learners in English. This could mean working with children on the C/D border line or even with those who are expecting to gain an A to A* grade. The Head of English leads a successful department and is looking for an ambitious graduate to join their supportive English Department. The Head of English will be your mentor throughout your time at the school and will allow you to access plenty of training, in order to allow you to develop as a teaching assistant who aspires to become a teacher in the future.

After an induction period you will be given the opportunity to take a cover lesson a day, in order to practice and refine various teaching strategies and behaviour management techniques, which will increase over time to ensure you are fully equipped before training to teach. Therefore, it is essential that you are confident, ambitious and flexible to be successful in this role!

This fabulous school is committed to supporting young people to reach their potential and truly believe that ambitious English graduates can make a real difference in the student’s education!

If you would like to be considered for this role until the end of the academic year, then send your CV right away.

Posted On: 30/01/2019
Recruiter: i-teachers

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