English Teaching Assistant
|Location:||East of England, Greater London WD19 UK|
|Salary||£17000 to £20000 per Annum|
Are you considering teaching as a potential career path moving forward?
Do you love to inspire others and help them ?
Perhaps you would relish the opportunity to join flourishing and welcoming secondary school, prior joining a teacher training programme in 2021?
English Graduate Teaching Assistant
- English degree (other English based degrees welcome)
- Brilliant career development opportunity
- Supportive English department
- Watford Secondary School
- Move on to Teacher Training with them
- Start date in September
Assisting students within the English department to achieve their potential will be the aim of the learning mentor role. You will work with students from a range of backgrounds and abilities via well-planned and resourced small group intervention sessions which you will lead. Some of the students you support will be pupil premium learners meaning they are supported through additional intervention sessions to ensure they do not fall behind their peers. As a key member of the English department, your role as a learning mentor, will entail assisting the teachers by contributing your ideas to staff meetings and planning sessions.
Based in Watford, this school boasts state of the art facilities and a welcoming staff team. You will be greeted by a friendly team of new colleagues who will help you to settle in your new role, offering guidance and their experience where needed. The students are well behaved and well mannered, however you should be a confident individual who can work well when challenges present themselves. The English department is well resourced and lessons are good or outstanding, you will definitely learn a lot from excellent English teachers here!
The school is easily accessible via public transport and also has a large car park for those who drive.
To be considered for the role you must have at least a 2.1 degree in an English subject degree such as Language, Literature, Linguistics or other similar degree. You must have a good academic background including strong A Levels and GCSEs. Any experience working with young people previously is also preferred, but not essential. If you have had experience for example tutoring or working with a child-based voluntary programme please make this evident in your CV.
To apply for this role click ‘apply now’ and send your CV to Andrew today!