Graduate Teaching Assistant - Paid Teacher Training - Islington - Sept

1.00 GBP Annual + after completion of training
11 Jun 2021
15 Jun 2021
Contract Type
Full Time

Graduate Teaching Assistant - Paid Teacher Training - Islington - Sept 2021

Q - Are you a Graduate, with your sights set on training to become a Primary School Teacher?
Q - Would you like to gain the necessary practical experience as a Graduate Teaching Assistant, and be paid for your teacher training?

If so, then the Aspiring Teacher Programme (ATP) could be the perfect opportunity for you???

We are actively looking to recruit bright, hardworking and emotionally intelligent Graduates to join the Aspiring Teacher Programme (ATP) as a Graduate Teaching Assistant this September. There are openings in EYFS, KS1 and KS2, depending on where your skills, personality and experience suit.
Q - What is the ATP?
The ATP is a training programme, developed to build your skills, experience and confidence in the classroom as a Graduate Teaching Assistant, but to also to help you train as a teacher - DEBT FREE!!

ATP applicant requirements:

  • Graduates ONLY - Aspiring Graduate Teachers!
  • Strong academics - degrees from reputable Universities
  • Solid academic knowledge - particularly in Maths & English
  • Previous child related experience is an advantage
  • Passionate about a career working with children in education
  • Can relate to children from diverse backgrounds
  • Confident character & personality
  • Ability to work independently
  • Committed individual - willing to work hard and learn from others
  • Versatility - you will be required to support children with a range of needs

Your ATP Journey:

  • STAGE 1 - September 2021 - Graduate Teaching Assistant - Term Time - paid GBP75 per day

Your development will begin as a full-time class-based Graduate Teaching Assistant (EYFS, KS1 or KS2), working within a diverse, Islington based mainstream Primary School.

Your role will see you gain hands on experience supporting the class teacher, as a Graduate Teaching Assistant, working with pupils on a 1:1 / small group basis. You will have a dedicated mentor to support your journey throughout.

  • STAGE 2 - Initial Teacher Training - 4 Terms - GBP21K - GBP29K Salary + GBP9K Tuition - PAID

After 3 terms as a Graduate Teaching Assistant, you will have the opportunity to apply for the Teacher Apprenticeship Programme - Stage 2. If successful and ready, you will embark upon 4 terms of thorough teacher training.

  • STAGE 3 - NQT Induction - MPS1 Inner London Salary (GBP32K)

Your training results in you becoming an NQT (Newly Qualified Teacher) / ECT (Early Career Teacher), where you will need to complete your induction in order to become FULLY QUALIFIED.

ATP Schools:

  • 2 Mainstream Inner City Primary Schools - graded GOOD (OFSTED)
  • Reputable Executive Head teacher
  • Fantastic support & training throughout
  • Outstanding Senior Teacher & Mentor in place
  • Diverse school & pupil catchment
  • Inner city school setting
  • Excellent resources & indoor and outdoor provision
  • Partnerships with other local schools for support
  • Both sites located in ZONE 2 - Borough of Islington
  • Less than 10mins walk - access to London Overground & Great North Rail

Applications are welcome NOW - Initial registrations ahead of interviews / observations in June, ready for a September 2021 start.

APPLY TODAY - please submit your full CV and cover letter. If shortlisted, we will be in contact within 24hrs.

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Graduate Teaching Assistant - Paid Teacher Training - Islington - Sept 2021