Graduate Teaching Assistant – Secondary School

Category: Graduate TAs / School Support Staff | Reference: ITEACH-48068
Location: Leeds, West Yorkshire LS1 UK
Job Type: Contract
Salary £300 to £350 per Week

Graduate Teaching Assistant – Secondary School

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Are you a graduate with a 1st or 2:1 degree with experience working with young people?

Do you want to gain paid experience for a full academic year in the same school before pursuing a teacher training course?

If so, we want to hear from you. We are looking for Maths, English, Science, Humanities and Psychology graduates to support in your specialist subject. We have roles across subjects mentioned above and also cover supervisor, behaviour management, EAL, STEM and SEN roles!

Do any of these roles tick your boxes? If so, apply now and send your CV to Demi at i-teachers to be considered.

Graduate Teaching Assistant – Key Information

  • Secondary Graduate Teaching Assistant
  • Work with pupils on a 1:1 and small group basis
  • Focus on your subject specialism
  • KS3 – KS4
  • ‘good’ graded secondary school
  • Long term, full time position
  • Paid £300 – £350 per week (term time only)
  • Work Mon-Fri, school hours
  • Shortlisting now!

Graduate Teaching Assistant – What do I need?

General (for all specialisms)

  • 1st class or 2:1 in your specialist degree
  • Strong academic background
  • Experience working with young people – essential but can be in any setting
  • Tutoring/Mentoring/TEFL/cover work – desirable!
  • Considering becoming a future teacher


Maths, English, Science, Humanities, EAL, STEM roles:

  • Experience working with young people in your subject is a must!

Cover Supervisor roles:

  • Must have covered lessons before
  • Strong subject knowledge e.g. A-levels
  • Core subject A-levels desirable
  • Strong behaviour and classroom management

Behaviour roles:

  • Previous experience working with challenging behaviour in any setting
  • Experience in a PRU environment is desirable but not essential

SEN roles:

  • Must have experience in special education needs
  • Aware of strategies/methods to help those with SEN
  • Autism experience is desirable

This popular Leeds Secondary School are looking for ample number of graduates to join their thriving school. They are in the LS1 area and is easy to get too via public transport. They have a well-structured leadership team who will be on hand to offer advice and CPD throughout your time at the school.

If you would you like to join this innovative Secondary School as a Graduate Teaching Assistant, please send your CV to Demi at i-teachers right away to be considered for this exciting role. Demi will be in contact within 2-4 working days if you are successful, unfortunately we cannot contact everyone with feedback due to the high number of CVs we receive.

Best of luck!


Posted On: 30/09/2020
Recruiter: i-teachers

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