Graduate Primary Learning Mentor – Year 5 and Year 6


Category: Graduate TAs / School Support Staff | Reference: ITEACH-37081
Location: Birmingham, West Midlands UK
Job Type: Contract
Immediate Start: Yes
Salary £300 to £325 per Week

Graduate Primary Learning Mentor – Year 5 and Year 6 – Perfect Opportunity for Core Subject Graduates

Are you a graduate who is passionate about becoming a Primary Teacher and would like gain experience prior to committing?

At i-teachers we work closely with various primary schools across the Birmingham and surrounding areas who are looking for ambitious and supportive graduates to support teachers in the classroom whilst gaining the experience they need to apply for teaching training.

Our aim is to place you at a supportive school that will equip you with all the skills and knowledge you need for your future career plans.

This particular school in a leafy suburb of Birmingham are looking for a Graduate Teaching Assistant to join their team for the next academic year to support their Year 5 and Year 6 children with transition and the step up from Lower Key Stage 2.

  • Graduate Primary Learning Mentor
  • Paid school experience
  • Work with Year 5 and Year 6 in this two-form entry primary school
  • Primary school located in Small Heath
  • Excellent reputation for supporting graduates onto teacher training
  • Paid £60 – £65 per day
  • Starting in September
  • Interviews being arranged for the w/c 2nd September

As a Graduate Primary Learning Mentor you will support across Upper Key Stage 2, working alongside teachers in both Year 5 and 6. You will get the chance to observe outstanding teaching within the classroom and also deliver your own interventions to small targeted groups. You will begin to adapt planning and use your excellent core subject knowledge to deliver inspiring and creative group sessions.

You will be liaising with the class teachers to develop accelerated progress in both reading and grammar – this is to ensure all students are given the full support they deserve, whilst boosting their development.

The requirements for this role would be to possess strong academic background and demonstrate clear and concise written and spoken communication skills. Ideally you will have a 1st or 2.1 grade and you will have experience in a similar role.

The school is located in Small Heath in Birmingham and has excellent public transport links. Furthermore the school has a supportive senior leadership team who are devoted to exploring new approaches to teaching and learning. This positive working environment would suit a graduate looking develop their teaching knowledge and ready to embark on a career in teaching.

You will find that the atmosphere within the teaching team is positive, collaborate and inclusive.

If this sounds like the role for you click ‘Apply Now’ and send your CV to Jamie at i-teachers.

Posted On: 21/08/2019
Recruiter: i-teachers

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