English Graduate – Teaching Assistant


Category: | Reference: ITEACH-3914
Location: UK
Job Type: Contract
Salary up to £325 per week

English Graduate – Teaching Assistant

Are you a creative and enthusiastic English Graduate who believes your expert subject knowledge could benefit secondary school pupils?

Do you have an ambition to become an English Teacher in the near future but would benefit from paid work experience as a Teaching Assistant in one school for the full academic year, before applying for a PGCE in 2019?

This is an excellent opportunity for a highly literate English graduate who is well suited to working in a school based in environment. This is the chance to enhance your CV whilst taking the next step towards your career. 

Graduate Teaching Assistant – English

  • English Graduate role
  • English Teaching Assistant
  • Perfect for an aspiring teacher
  • Full-time, Long term role (until July 2019)
  • Work Monday – Friday, school hours
  • Paid upto £325 per week Term Time
  • Manchester location (central)
  • Supportive Leadership team keen to develop graduate talent

Person Specification – English Graduate Teaching Assistant

The ideal candidate for this role will be an English Graduate with a 2:1 or above degree who is passionate about tackling educational inequality. You must be available to start work ASAP for the full academic year. Previous experience of working with children is essential, for example tutoring. You must have an adaptable and inspirational personality in order to engage pupils and create fun learning activities.

About the role – Teaching Assistant

You will make a substantial contribution to the dynamic English Department using your expert subject knowledge. This role requires you to work with both under performing and high achieving pupils in KS3/KS4 in 1:1 and small group sessions. This role has a mixture of pastoral and academic duties so you will have a variety of experience across the whole school. In addition to this you will assist the class teacher in lessons ensuring progress is being made.

This is a warm and welcoming secondary school that is passionate about providing a first class education for their pupils. Teachers are a cohesive team who support one another along with guiding graduates into their new role. This modern and vibrant secondary school is renowned for its excellent CPD and training on offer which you will be able to take full advantage of.  This is a rare opportunity for a talented and inspiring English Graduate to gain paid experience for the full academic year prior to teacher training.

How to apply:

Please send your CV to Holly at i-teachers today by clicking ‘apply now’.  

Posted On: 21/09/2018
Recruiter: i-teachers

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