Science Teaching Assistant

Tonbridge, Kent
09 Jul 2017
08 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Do you hold a 1st /2:1 Science degree from an Oxbridge / Russell Group University?

Would you like to work at one of Tonbridge’s finest and academically outstanding schools?

Would you like to work as a Science Teaching Assistant for the academic year before embarking on a School Direct Program?

Science Teaching Assistant - Tonbridge

A graduate with an outstanding academic record and a charismatic personality to match is wanted to join this modern Grammar school in Tonbridge as a Science Teaching Assistant.

*** Science Teaching Assistant post available from September/October
*** Progressive Grammar School in Tonbridge
*** Working with fellow Oxbridge/Russell Group graduates who are aspiring Science Teachers
*** Previous experience would be an advantage but the school want to focus on Oxbridge / Russell Group Science Graduates who they can mould into outstanding practitioners
*** As a Science Teaching Assistant working with pupils from year 7-12, all helping to raise their Science Attainment
*** 'Outstanding' Ofsted School
*** Opportunity to deliver all 3 Sciences and General Science
*** Science Teaching Assistant - £60 per day
***Long Term/Interim, Full-Time Science Teaching Assistant role

Person Specification: 1st/ 2:1 Russell Group Science Graduate Teaching Assistant

The right candidate will be a dynamic Science graduate who has earned a first in your degree and worked with children in either a volunteer or paid role. You will have the skills to inspire pupils with your enthusiasm and bring energy and enthusiasm to the Science Teaching Assistant role. The school want to meet applicants who have the desire to help organise school-wide activities and a keen understanding and interest in their chosen subject. The school wants to recruit someone who has a strong desire to become a teacher and the role will give you a range of experiences ahead of your Teacher Training.

About the Science Teaching Assistant role

As a Science Teaching Assistant at this school you will be working in different functions across the whole school. The Head of Science is keen for you to assist in creating lesson plans and you can try your hand assisting the many after school clubs on offer. This Science Teaching Assistant position involves providing group booster and intervention sessions for groups of students and helping other one to one. You will be starting your career in a school that often offers its support staff a place on the highly desirable School Direct scheme that fast tracks them through teacher training.

The School

Found in Tonbridge, this accessible Grammar School is not far from the railway station and there is good parking on site. The Head Teacher has inserted an excellent ethos and structure into the school and this has filtered down to staff and pupils alike, it is an exciting time to join the school.

If you feel that your passion for teaching is shared by this exciting Grammar School, then this Science Teaching Assistant role in Tonbridge is for you. Click 'Apply Now' and send your CV and covering letter to John Cobb at EduStaff.

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