Maths Graduate Teaching Assistant


Category: Graduate TAs / School Support Staff | Reference: ITEACH-51320
Location: Hertfordshire, London (North) WD19 UK
Job Type: Contract
Salary £400 to £450 per Week

An excellent Secondary school in Watford is looking to appoint an engaging and ambitious Maths graduate teaching assistant who has a passion to one day become a qualified maths teacher!

Perhaps a career in finance or accounting doesn’t excite you and you’re keen to explore alternative careers where you can put your excellent mathematical subject knowledge to good use?

Did you foster your love of Mathematics due to the inspirational teaching you received through your own education, leading you to want to give something back to young aspiring mathematicians?

If so then this could be a fantastic opportunity to develop your knowledge and confidence of working in education, earning up to £450 per week, before embarking upon teacher training in 2022.

Maths Graduate Teaching Assistant

  • Maths or related degree required
  • Located in Watford
  • Great Mentorship by Department and Senior Leaders
  • Excellent Career Development Opportunity
  • Full-time position for the rest of the academic year
  • Earn £450 per week

Maths Graduate Teaching Assistant – Person Specification

You should be a recent graduate with a mathematical based subject degree, having graduated from a top university, with at least a 2.1 or higher. Some 2.2 degrees will be considered as long as you have previous experience working with young people. You should have a genuine passion for education and be dedicated to aiming to make a difference in the lives of young people, in particular aspiring mathematicians. Excellent communication is essential as you will be liaising with a range of people, including parents/carers, colleagues and students to ensure pupil progress and attainment is at the highest level.

Maths Graduate Teaching Assistant – Job Role

As a Maths Graduate Teaching Assistant your role will consist of both working with small groups of learners as well as one to one with pupils who are underachieving. You will work with children who are borderline A*/A to ensure they reach the highest possible grading (this is the new 1-9 grading system in Mathematics). The role also consists of working with disadvantaged/pupil premium learners who are allocated additional intervention sessions to ensure they reach their target. You will assist students who are preparing for examinations such as GCSEs, as well as helping Year 7 students and their transition in school. The nature of this role will vary from day to day, no two days will be the same and each day will present new and rewarding challenges.

Maths Graduate Teaching Assistant – About the School

This larger than average secondary school located in Watford is heavily oversubscribed due to the successful academic achievement the students achieve each year, plus the reputation the school has for providing exceptional pastoral support as well as academic support. The school boasts state of the art facilities with large open classrooms and inclusive learning areas for students who require additional support.

Ready for this exciting opportunity to kick start your journey towards becoming a maths teacher? Click apply today and send our CV in application to Andrew at i-teachers!

Posted On: 02/06/2021
Recruiter: i-teachers





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