Graduate Early Years Teaching Assistant


Category: Graduate TAs / School Support Staff | Reference: ITEACH-63033
Location: Greater London, Islington N19 UK
Job Type: Contract
Immediate Start: Yes
Salary £425 to £475 per Week

Graduate Early Years Teaching Assistant

We are currently working with a ‘outstanding’ rated primary school in Islington who are looking for a graduate with previous school to join them ASAP in their Early Years setting.

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

If you answered yes to any of these questions, then this Graduate Early Years Primary Teaching Assistant could be for you! The school are keen to meet suitable candidates this week.

Graduate Early Years Teaching Assistant – key info

  • Full-time, Monday to Friday role
  • Perfect opportunity to gain experience before teacher training
  • Long-term until the end of the academic year 23-24
  • Located in Islington, N19
  • Paid between £425 – £475 per week before tax deductions
  • Start ASAP
  • Shortlisting ASAP
  • Must have previous experience working with young children

Graduate Early Years Teaching Assistant – the role

  • Create and deliver practical educational activities.
  • Support a busy and happy Reception and Nursery classroom, helping children ages 4-5 to adapt, develop and thrive in their first year of school.
  • Take on additional personal support for some children who may not feel as confident or independent as their peers.
  • 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.

Requirements – Graduate Early Years Teaching Assistant 

  • Caring, patient and empathetic nature
  • Strong communication skills and resilience.
  • Good academic background.
  • Some transferable experience working with children
  • A commitment to working in education is extremely desirable.

Graduate Early Years Teaching Assistant – the school

The school is a happy and welcoming school, with a lovely atmosphere. You will feel right at home from the moment you walk through the door. The Senior Leadership Team are committed to the retention and development of all staff. SLT are experienced in working with graduates who are destined for a career in education. It’s an unique school where primary pupils are classed according to ability within their year group – high standards are expected.

Would you like to join a supportive school that can help with your future career development, whilst having a positive impact on children’s first year of school? If so, please send your CV to Michaela at i-teachers.

Posted On: 05/02/2024
Recruiter: i-teachers



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