Teaching Assistant in English

Epsom, Surrey, England
£15246.00 per annum + Excellent benefits
16 Nov 2016
06 Dec 2016
Vacancy Filler
Contract Type
Full Time

Our client is a forward-looking College of Further & Higher Education that serves a large area of South East England with a wide range of vocational and academic courses, both full and part time. The College is situated in Ewell, close to Epsom in Surrey, and is located in the green belt near Epsom Downs. The College was last inspected in February 2016 retaining its overall grading of 'Good' under the robust new Ofsted standards.

Our client wants to help the learner succeed in their ambitions. The students value their welcoming, friendly and caring atmosphere. The lively learning community helps to make the most of their learning experience at the College.

They are currently recruiting to the following position:

Teaching Assistant in English

Full time or part time (term time only 34 weeks)

Up to £15,246 p.a.

Can you inspire their students to improve their ability to read, write and speak? Can you work with their students to develop the skills they need to be successful on their English courses? Can you work with groups and individual students to help them understand what they have not managed to grasp so far? Can you motivate their students and move them from "I can't!" to "I can!"?

If you can then perhaps you want to work with a team who love English, are committed to putting students first, share their ideas and are always looking for ways to improve.

If this describes you then you will be interested to know that our client is looking for qualified people just like you to join them. Of course you will be dynamic, you will have experience of working with young people to improve their English skills particularly at GCSE level and you will put students at the heart of everything you do.

If you are part of the English team, you will:

  • Enthuse students and motivate them to succeed
  • Understand how well your students are performing and act to help them improve
  • Find ways around the difficulties students have with their reading, writing and spoken English.
  • Contribute to the further improvement of teaching and learning in English with colleagues in the department
  • Work closely with teachers and managers to help students to improve their English and literacy skills

Our client has full time and part time roles so please tell us which role you are interested in within your CV

They are able to offer you a final salary pension scheme, generous holidays and the facilities of a College campus set in 7 acres of green belt in a peaceful setting. The College has excellent transport links and is set in a location convenient to London and the South East and offers a large free on-site car park.

Closing date for on line applications: Friday 2nd December 2016 - midday

Interviews will be held on: Thursday 8th December 2016

How to Apply

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