English Teaching Assistant

Tonbridge, Kent
11 Jul 2017
10 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

English Teaching Assistant - Tonbridge

Are you a high achieving graduate with aspirations of becoming a secondary English teacher one day?

If yes, start your career today by working as an English Teaching Assistant for one academic year, giving you valuable classroom experience before you start your teacher training.

***English Graduate Teaching Assistant
***Degree Holder – 2:2 or above in English or similar subject
***£60 - £65 per day
***Grammar School in Tonbridge
***Excellent professional development
***Could lead to Teacher Training
***Work with friendly supportive staff many who are outstanding teachers

Person Specification

You should be an enthusiastic, creative and committed English graduate who has achieved a 2:2 or above in your degree and ideally who has some previous experience supporting children (although not essential). The school want to meet applicants who have a fantastic positive approach to learning that invigorates their pupils and colleagues. You will be a graduate who can use your enthusiasm and resolve to build and maintain the high standards you will need for a career in teaching. You will arrive with an encouraging work ethic that will help your students understand the importance or diligence and aiming high.

About the Role

In this English Teaching Assistant post you will be working solely in the English department, supporting pupils across all year groups. You will have the responsibility of assisting with the development of new, exciting activities that will add interest to lessons while also encouraging more learning on behalf of your children. Part of your role will include helping the teacher to manage the differentiation of abilities within the class, offering an avenue of individual and group sessions for particular pupils. You will have the benefit of learning specific teaching techniques through a comprehensive CPD and training scheme that is tailor made to address the needs of Teaching and Learning Support Assistants.

If you would like to be considered for this English Teaching Assistant role in Tonbridge, please click ‘Apply’ and send your CV and Cover letter to Bethany at EduStaff today.