Geography Graduate Teaching Assistant

Recruiter
I Teachers Ltd
Location
Walsall
Salary
£60 - £65 p day
Posted
25 Sep 2017
Closes
03 Nov 2017
Sector
Education
Contract Type
Contract
Hours
Full Time
Geography Graduate - Teaching Assistant role with career progression into school based teaching! Are you a recent Geography, Geology or similar graduate with a 2:1 degree considering education as a career? Are you considering teacher training but don't want to pay for a PGCE, and need to work for a year? How would you like a Teaching Assistant role for a full academic year, before starting to train to teach at the same school? The visionary Head at this secondary school found in Walsall is keen to offer an opportunity for a talented graduate to join their Humanities department immediately for the full academic year, and offers the incentive of teacher training in school thereafter! - Geography Graduate Role - Teaching Assistant / Mentor role - Minimum 2:1 required - Teacher training spaces for next year! - Ideal for aspiring teachers - Start ASAP - Competitive Salary of up to £300 per week - Good public transport links This school is looking to meet with Geography graduates with a minimum of a 2:1 class degree, keen to get a head start in the world of education. You must be an enthusiastic individual who possesses a passion for Geography and who would like to pass on knowledge of the subject in the exciting Teaching Assistant role. This Graduate Teaching Assistant position will see you working in a cohesive and team spirited Humanities department where your fresh ideas and knowledge will be essential to assisting teachers with planning and preparation. The department comprises of a number of teachers who have all started their career in education in roles similar to this, so you can be sure that you'll be supported and encouraged! Your responsibilities will be to support pupils from a diverse range of ability levels and age groups, from year 7 to a small number studying at A-level. The Head, staff and children at this school are amazing! There is a real buzz at the school and pupils are proud to be part of it. Many of the school staff have started as graduates or new teachers and really help each other out. New initiatives and development opportunities are offered to all, regardless of how long you have been at the school. The school has a track record of improving GCSE results year on year and staff here are particularly proud of the results of those from 'underprivileged' backgrounds. It's a great place to begin your journey in education, supporting a diverse range of pupils to succeed in education! If you are keen to play a part in the schools success and feel you would benefit from support and guidance from people who understand your starting point, this is the perfect opportunity for you! The Head is waiting for you to get in touch! Please contact Natalie to find out more!
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