Graduate Teaching Assistant - Greenwich

Job Ref: HBGradTA2
Location Abbey Wood in Greenwich
Office Roles Office Roles
Assistants & Administrators Assistants & Administrators
Start date Start ASAP
Contrat type temporary supply
Salary £60 - £75 per day
Contract info Subject to experience

Job Description

TLTP are currently working with a secondary school with a sixth form, based in Greenwich that is seeking a Graduate Teaching Assistant to join them both immediately and for September. The successful Graduate Teaching Assistant will be adaptable and dedicated, someone who is looking to further their experience within a school environment as a teaching assistant.

My client is ideally looking for a graduate teaching assistant that has gained a degree from a Russell Group University. 

You will be a motivated teaching assistant looking build a career within the education sector; this role is suitable for graduates that are looking to build experience within the education sector before applying for their PGCE/SCITT.

To be successful as a graduate teaching assistant you will need to have knowledge of the UK national curriculum and be able to deliver this role effectively. Duties include:
  • The graduate teaching assistant will be working closely with students of different age ranges and abilities to help with their progress
  • The graduate teaching assistant will be managing pupil behaviour in the classroom and on school premises, and applying appropriate and effective measures in cases of misbehaviour
  • You will have a strong understanding of different learning needs and be able to provide support to students that need it
  • As a graduate teaching assistant you will be able to build strong relationships with students and colleagues as you will be working closely with different departments within the school
  • As a graduate teaching assistant, you will be liaising with other professionals, such as learning mentors, careers advisers, educational psychologists and education welfare officers
  • You will be required to undergo regular training to help you on your way to becoming a successful graduate teach                  
Qualifications / Experience for a Graduate Teaching Assistant
  • You should have a 2:1 or above preferably from a Russell Group University
  • You should have a strong knowledge of the UK  national curriculum
  • You should be creative, passionate and dedicated to supporting the learning and development of all the pupils within the school
  • This role is suitable for a recent graduate looking for a role as a teaching assistant
  • You must have the legal right to work in the UK
  • This position is subject to an Enhanced DBS Disclosure, Overseas Police Clearances (if applicable) and professional reference checks
If you feel you have the desired qualities to become a successful graduate teaching assistant and you are looking to take your first step into building a career in Education please apply with an up to date CV.

For every person recommended to us that we go on to place into employment TLTP offer a £130 referral bonus. Please send us their name, email address and contact number.

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