Teaching Assistant

London, South East England
23 Jul 2017
22 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Teaching Assistant - a highly-rated Secondary school in Plumstead, Greenwich, are looking to add a talented and motivated Teaching Assistant to their Key Stage 3 and Key Stage 4 teams!

Are you a passionate graduate with a thirst to gain a significant amount of varied experience in order to boost your PGCE or School Direct teaching application?

Do you possess the skills and the charisma to be able to form swift and long lasting relationships with a multitude of teaching staff and students?

Are you an ambitious individual looking to learn the ins and outs of Secondary school life in order to better understand your aspirations of becoming a Class Teacher in future?

***Superb Teaching Assistant sought at a charming Secondary school in Plumstead, Greenwich
***Role available immediately and is ongoing until July 2018
***Long Term, Full-Time post - perfect for someone seeking a full school experience prior to a teaching application
***Very attractive day rate - up to £65-£75 per day depending on experience
***Your chance to earn, learn, and gain the emotional rewards of guiding wide-eyed young students through their Secondary education!

If you are a strong-willed graduate who possesses a keen interest in pupil development, then this well-organised and very supportive school in Greenwich could be just what you have been searching for!

The Secondary Teaching Assistant Person Specification
For this post, you must be a reliable graduate who can demonstrate your recently acquired skills in a classroom setting. The right applicant will have a supportive nature and a caring manner that will benefit every student individually. Can you remember who it was who inspired you to start a career in education? If so, the school want you to be that inspiring figure to their students and help them achieve through fun and inclusive learning! A naturally strong communicator is a prerequisite for this role as you will constantly be interacting with Leadership, staff, students and even parents too! Do you fit the bill?

The Secondary Teaching Assistant Role
As a Secondary Teaching Assistant, you will be working across both Key Stage 3 and Key Stage 4, putting in to practice your effortless charm and charisma, as well as implementing the skills picked up from your recent degree! But don't for one second think you are alone in the deep end here; you will also be benefitting hugely from the advice and guidance of a pre-assigned mentor, who will be an accomplished Senior Teacher! You will be someone who can adapt to new classrooms and new students as you work across Key Stage 3 and Key Stage 4, lending support to a range of mixed ability students! 74% of students achieved at least 5 A*-C grades which is a slight improvement on the previous year, with English, RE and Maths being the highest achieving subjects!

The School
This progressive Secondary school is found in the lovely green area of Plumstead, and is ideally located for both road users and commuters as it is a stones throw from Plumstead Station! Thanks to the hard work of the SLT, as well as the dedicated and passionate Teaching team, Ofsted have awarded it 'Good in all areas'! It boasts top class facilities, including a sports hall, a gymnasium, and also a central courtyard which doubles as an outdoor learning space! A top quality school for a top quality graduate!

This is the perfect opportunity to gain that vital Secondary school experience, so do not miss out on this Teaching Assistant position in Greenwich! Apply today by clicking 'Apply Now', and send your CV and covering letter to Tom Stoten at EduStaff.

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

Teaching Assistant | Greenwich | South East London