Geography Teaching Assistant

Tonbridge, Kent
13 Jul 2017
12 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Do you 2:2 or above degree within the area of Geography?

Would you to work as a Geography Teaching Assistant for the academic year?

Due to the shortage in quality of high achieving Geography teachers coming through the UK training systems, our schools ranging from outstanding to those that are in special measures are looking to employ the best Geography graduates as Geography Teaching Assistants with a view to taking you on as a trainee teacher on our Premier Pathways Teacher Training Programme.

Geography Teaching Assistant - Tonbridge

An opportunity for an effective graduate destined for a career in secondary education has arisen at an excellent secondary school in Tonbridge as a Geography Teaching Assistant.

***Geography Teaching Assistant Role
***School is currently graded as good and really striving for outstanding
***Working 1 2 1 with challenging pupils, trying to find their purpose in life so it is important you act as a mentor to them
***£60-£65 per day
***Long Term/Interim, Full-Time Geography Teaching Assistant position starting September 2017

Person Specification for Geography Teaching Assistant role.

Our school are ideally looking for a 2:2 of above Geography Graduate to take on this very fulfilling Geography Teaching Assistant role. If you have genuine aspirations of starting your teacher training, this is one of the best ways to start and get use to the varying classroom scenarios you would encounter on you training. This role would suit a passionate Humanities graduate who has the drive to a genuine love for teaching and learning. You will have the ability to enthuse pupils to learn by your passion for education and ability to empathise.

About the Role

This Geography Teaching Assistant position involves working primarily as part of the established Humanities faculty. This role will see you leading small group sessions and mentoring students 1:1 to provide tutoring on the most demanding areas of the curriculum. Parents of SEN pupils fully support the school and you will continue to provide dedicated guidance to these students. The role is 5 days a week, 8:30 to 4pm and there will be the opportunity to lead extra curricular activities.

If you would like to be considered for this Geography Teaching Assistant role please click ‘Apply’ to send your CV to Bethany at EduStaff.