Graduate 1:1 Teaching Assistant - Primary - KS2

I Teachers Ltd
£60 - £65 p day
31 Oct 2017
16 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Have you recently graduated and you're not sure whether to take the plunge into a teaching career?

Maybe you have some experience supporting in a classroom and you would like to continue to broaden your experience in a school setting?

Perhaps you are keen to be a positive role model for a child who may need that extra support and really make a difference to their life?

Graduate 1:1 Teaching Assistant

  • 1:1 with a Year 1 Looked After Child
  • Minimum 2:1 degree and experience desirable
  • Needs a consistent and friendly face
  • Paid £300 per week
  • Excellent training opportunities
  • Collaborative and ambitious leadership team
  • School has its own teacher training programme
  • Located in Dudley

Person Specification:

This Year 1 child is looking for a consistent and friendly face to work with her on a 1:1 basis in the classroom. Somebody that will give her the support and guidance she needs to thrive in school. You will need to be patient and resilient when dealing with potential challenging behaviour, but also need to have and understanding of the importance of structure to a child who is vulnerable. You will need to have a minimum of a 2:1 degree and be able to demonstrate some experience working with children with additional needs. You will be enthusiastic and positive and want to make the most of every day.

About the Role:

This role will involve you working with a Year 1 LAC (Looked After Child) child. You will be working with her in the classroom, assisting the teacher to deliver lessons and strategies and supporting her during 1:1 interventions. You will be required to build a strong and trusting relationship with her, in both an educational and pastoral context. At times, the role will be challenging in terms of behaviour and understanding, however if you are able to persevere and see a value in your role for this child, then this could be for you!

About the School:

The school is located on the edge of Halesowen, Dudley and is easily accessible by a regular bus. If you are driving the school has onsite parking for all staff. It is a larger than average primary school and is rated outstanding. The schools are polite and considerate and behaviour on the whole is exceptional. The school provide a collaborative and clear focus and welcome graduates on a long-term basis to potentially join them on their teacher training course.

If you have what it takes to continue this schools outstanding mission, then click APPLY NOW and send your CV to Jamie at i-teachers now!

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