Graduate Teaching Assistant

Bourne End
29 Jul 2021
26 Aug 2021
Contract Type
Full Time
Are you about to graduate and wish to find a career where you can use your degree but also do something really rewarding?

Perhaps you are considering teacher training and would be eager to gain hands-on and valuable experience in a classroom to build your skill set?

If so, then why not apply for the role of Graduate Teaching Assistant. In this role, every day will be different. You will support students in class and during small groups/1:1 learning interventions.

You will provide essential support to pupils as they master the curriculum as well as assisting the class teacher with a variety of tasks to ensure all pupils reach their potential.

The School

This Graduate teaching assistant role is based in an ambitious and thriving Secondary school in Buckinghamshire that caters for students from 11-18. They are looking to recruit an enthusiastic graduate from September 2021. You will be providing additional support to pupils in the classroom to help raise the levels of attainment.

The Role

•Assisting in the delivery of effective teaching on a one-to-one basis or in small groups
•Helping with the planning and delivery of lessons
•Supporting pupils in relation to their educational and behavioural development
•Preparing classroom resources
•Providing feedback to teachers and parents
•Helping with extracurricular activities (e.g. revision sessions)

This is a great role for someone who is looking to take their first steps into an exciting and rewarding career in education, before going onto teacher training.

The ideal candidate:
•A degree in any subject
•Enthusiastic and passionate about helping children reach their academic potential
•Proficient numeracy and literacy skills
•Ability to form excellent relationships and rapport with pupils

If this sounds like your ideal opportunity then we would love to hear from you. Please send your CV to register your interest for this role. If you like, call Katie at First2education for a friendly and confidential chat about your next career steps