Graduate Teaching Assistant - Gravesend Graduates wanted

£15000/annum £15,000 p.a
10 Jun 2017
10 Jul 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Graduate Teaching Assistant | Teacher Training opportunity | Gravesend Secondary Teaching Assistant

Graduate Teaching Assistant - Gravesend

Kick start a rewarding career in education as you join this trend-setting secondary school in Gravesend as a Graduate Teaching Assistant.

Are you a Graduate who is looking for the perfect classroom role in advance of your Secondary Teacher Training?

*** Graduate Teaching Assistant at a highly regarded secondary school in Gravesend (2 posts available)
*** First Class or 2(i) Graduates in any subject (Science and Maths a real plus)
*** Awe-inspiring, technologically advanced Secondary School with superb training
*** Graduate Teaching Assistant role available September (for full academic year)
*** Full-time, paid Graduate Teaching Assistant post with School Direct follow-on opportunity
*** £15,000 p.a.

Person Specification - Graduate Teaching Assistant

For this Graduate Teaching Assistant role, you must be a driven and versatile graduate who has achieved a 2:1 or above in your degree and who has a good understanding of how to work with children based on experience gained from a similar role. The school wants to secure the services of a Graduate Teaching Assistant who has an empathetic persona and who has a broad understanding of the national curriculum. You will arrive with a firm belief that every child deserves an outstanding education and have an ambition to see this through.

About the Graduate Teaching Assistant role

As a Graduate Teaching Assistant at this school, you will be moving throughout the school to match your skill-set and academic prowess and you will be assisting with planning and preparing lessons. The new Graduate Teaching Assistants' duties will include taking on board the advice of a talented Outstanding Teacher who will be helping you develop the fundamental skills that all teachers need. Part of your remit will be to participate in, manage, and perhaps even lead struggling or excelling pupils in small intervention groups or 1:1 academic sessions. Graduate Teaching Assistants who show they can teach effectively are likely to be kept on for their teach training through the school's impressive School Direct programme.

The School

This trend-setting secondary school is located in Gravesend and benefits from good transport links to North West Kent. The school has a great relationship with the local community as works closely with local businesses and organisations. The School is equipped with the latest ICT and Multi-media Teaching Facilities. The school was part of a recent Ofsted inspection that deemed the school to be 'Good' overall but leadership has ambition for the school to improve even further.

If you meet the requirements of this forward thinking secondary school, apply for the ideal Graduate Teaching Assistant role in Gravesend immediately! Click 'Apply Now' and send your CV and covering letter to John Cobb at EduStaff.

Please note: due to the volume of Graduate Teaching Assistant applications, only successful applicants will be contacted.

Graduate Teaching Assistant | Teacher Training opportunity | Gravesend Secondary Teaching Assistant