Graduate Primary Teaching Assistant – Paid School Placement


Category: Graduate TAs / School Support Staff | Reference: ITEACH-36721
Location: Birmingham, West Midlands UK
Job Type: Contract
Salary £325 to £350 per Week

Graduate Primary Teaching Assistant

Are you a recent graduate in search of a position that encompasses your love of education?

Do you have the passion and enthusiasm needed to engage primary aged children with some of your favourite childhood books?

Perhaps you would relish the opportunity to equip children with the invaluable reading, writing and numeracy skills they need for Secondary; becoming part of the reason they feel prepared and excited for the next stage in their education?

This lovely and nurturing Primary school in Wolverhampton has a supportive KS2 team are looking to take on a creative and devoted graduate to support them with literacy and numeracy support this academic year.

Graduate Primary Teaching Assistant

  • Wolverhampton Primary School
  • Ideal for a recent graduate with minimum 2:1
  • UKS2 interventions – must have strong literacy and numeracy skills
  • Full-Time Primary Teaching Assistant role
  • Great PGCE experience as a Teaching Assistant
  • Earn up to £350 per week
  • September 2019 start – graduate trial days being arranged for September – apply ASAP!

The role will involve running support sessions for writing, ranging from group sessions to individual targeted support sessions with groups of children in Year 5 and 6. This Primary Teaching Assistant position involves supporting the individual needs of the pupils in class whilst personalising their learning through adapting lesson planning and activities in order to plug gaps in areas such as spelling, punctuation and grammar/reading.

To be considered for this role you will need to be an inspiring graduate with a minimum 2:1 degree and strong literacy and numeracy skills. You will be passionate about writing and have some previous experience of working with young people; not necessarily within a school setting. The school are looking for graduates with the drive to assess and meet the social and academic needs of groups of children. The ideal candidate for this Primary Teaching Assistant role should be passionate about literacy and able to inspire and engage the pupils they teach, as well as offering high levels of literacy.

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

If you are passionate about teaching and learning, apply to join this lovely school in Wolverhampton! Click apply or send your CV to Jamie at i-teachers.

Posted On: 06/08/2019
Recruiter: i-teachers

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