Graduate Early Years Teaching Assistant

Category: | Reference: ITEACH-3865
Location: UK
Job Type: Contract
Salary up to £325 per week

Graduate Early Years Teaching Assistant – Start ASAP 

Are you a creative, enthusiastic and caring graduate with the ability to engage and support young children who have just started school?

Maybe you are considering starting your teacher training in 2019 in Early Years and would love to gain paid work experience?

Perhaps you have gained some experience, but would like to spend time developing your teaching skills prior to teacher training?

If you answered yes to any of these questions, then this Graduate Early Years Primary Teaching Assistant could be for you!

Graduate Teaching Assistant – Early Years

  • Fulltime, Monday to Friday role
  • Perfect opportunity to gain experience before teacher training
  • Longterm until the end of the academic year
  • Central Manchester
  • Paid £325 per week
  • Starting as soon as possible
  • Shortlisting on an ongoing basis
  • Must have strong academic background & experience working with children


You will be supporting a busy and happy Reception classroom, helping children ages 4-5 to adapt, develop and thrive in their first year of school. You will be taking on additional personal support for some children who may not feel as confident or independent as their peers.

Part of this role will be to lead small group classes to develop a confidence and understanding of phonics, handwriting and personal development. The class teacher will provide you will all the resources needed to ensure these children and progressing as best they can. Much of the role within an Early Years classroom is to track progress through learning journeys by observing play.

This child-centred school is looking for a caring, patient and empathetic nature, with strong communication and resilience. You will need to have a good academic background, with a minimum of a 2:1 degree and strong A Levels. Some transferable experience working with children and a commitment to working in education is extremely desirable.

The school is a happy and welcoming school, where every member of staff truly strives for the best possible outcomes for their children. There is a lovely atmosphere, where you will feel right at home from the moment you walk through the door.

Send your CV to Holly at i-teachers today or call for more information about this Early Years Graduate Teaching Assistant role.

Posted On: 26/09/2018
Recruiter: i-teachers

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