Russell Group Graduate Teaching Assistant

Category: Graduate TAs / School Support Staff | Reference: ITEACH-4890Cxj

West Midlands, West Midlands, Sandwell
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Russell Group Graduate Teaching Assistant – Sandwell

Recently graduated from a Russell Group University and struggling to know what career path is right for you?

Have you always considered teaching but still unsure it’s 100% for you?

Would a paid role in a school allow you to make a decision if you’d like to be a teacher?

If it’s a yes to the above, we want to hear from you! Please click ‘Apply’ below to take up this fantastic opportunity.


Russell Group Graduate Teaching Assistant

  • Minimum 2:1 degree from a Russell Group University
  • Monday-Friday hours (term time)
  • Paid up to £325 per week
  • September start 2018
  • Russell Group Graduate Teaching Assistant
  • High achieving secondary school in Sandwell
  • Fantastic experience for aspiring teachers
  • Working with Key Stage 3 and Key Stage 4


Russell Group Graduate Teaching Assistant- Person specification

For this role you will need to be a Russell Group Graduate and achieved a 2:1 degree in any subject. You must be passionate about education and show willing to develop your skills through taking on extra responsibilities, this could include planning your own lessons once your confidence has grown. Furthermore, confidence is key in this role and you must be able to communicate effectively to a wide range of pupils. You must also be a patient individual and be able to work with a wide range of students who may be struggling with different areas of a particular subject in the hope of overcoming learning barriers.

Russell Group Graduate Teaching Assistant- About the role

The role itself will be varied and involve working with pupils from various Key stages. You will be responsible for conducting 1:1 and small group interventions in order to assist students who need that extra help, especially when it comes to preparing for exam season in spring. During exam time you will required to provide support to individuals who are undertaking their GCSE’s, therefore empathy and clear structure is key to succeed in providing this support.

Russell Group Graduate Teaching Assistant - About the school

This highly sort after secondary school located in Sandwell has excellent transport links and a large car park making it extremely easy to access. The school offers full training to all graduates to enhance their teaching skills and has worked with previous graduates who have all gone on to initial teacher training after completing their time at this school. The school is also highly passionate about extracurricular activities, specifically music and theatre making opportunities to get involved in events such as these readily available.

If you believe you’re perfect for this role, please click ‘Apply’ to send your CV to Declan at i-teachers.




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