Graduate Teaching Assistant

Recruiter
Edustaff
Location
Southend-on-sea
Salary
£15000/annum 15000
Posted
17 Jun 2017
Closes
16 Jul 2017
Sector
Education
Contract Type
Contract
Hours
Full Time
Graduate Teaching Assistant | Southend-on-sea | Essex

Are you a Graduate who is looking for valuable Primary School experience as a Graduate Teaching Assistant?

Are you available to work as a Graduate Teaching Assistant from September to July ahead of your Primary PGCE next year?

Would you thrive in a school with pupils with a higher than average number of children eligible for free school meals?

*** Graduate Teaching Assistant required for a Southend-on-sea school
*** Earn £60 per day as a Graduate Teaching Assistant
*** Intervention work – Providing a focus on Literacy and Numeracy
*** Experience with children with SEN desirable
*** Supportive SENCO

This friendly school are seeking a bright and energetic Graduate to join their team of Teaching Assistants and Learning Support Assistants. The new Graduate Teaching Assistant will thrive in an environment where the children have a lower than average attainment levels in literacy and numeracy. You will be focusing on developing skills in grammar, punctuation and spelling while maintaining pupils’ enthusiasm and enjoyment of writing improving pupils’ oral communication skills, so their spoken English is consistently coherent and grammatically correct.

The intervention work that you will be carrying out will be predominantly on a one-to-one basis. You will be working alongside the class teachers to help identify specific learning needs and then helping the children outside of the classroom. Some of the children will have specific special educational needs and experience with SENs is desirable. The whole experience as a Graduate Teaching Assistant should give you a fantastic grounding in understanding the full needs of Primary age children and will set you up nicely before embarking on your Primary PGCE.

The SENCO will give you exceptional support. They will work with you to ensure you are comfortable and confident in your role as a Graduate Teaching Assistant and will provide you with the necessary learning materials and techniques to ensure your work is effective.

So, if you are a Graduate who is set for a sparkling career as a Primary School Teacher and you would like a challenging but rewarding Graduate Teaching Assistant role ahead of your Primary PGCE, then please send your CV to Ciara Beazley at EduStaff today