Graduate Teaching Assistant, Islington - Secondary

London (Greater)
£60 - £80 per day
07 Nov 2017
16 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Graduate Teaching Assistant, Secondary - Islington

Are you a Graduate Teaching Assistant looking to gain some experience before becoming a teacher in a challenging environment? Do you have a natural ability to engage young people and motivate them to succeed? If so, this role is for you.

  • Graduate Teaching Assistant (Secondary)
  • North London
  • Close proximity to public transport links
  • Potential for School Direct training (subject to performance)
  • £60-80 per day

The School

Based in the London borough of Islington, the school has recently achieved a rating of 'Good' in its OFSTED rankings and continues to improve. The school is therefore an excellent learning environment for the right Teaching Assistant. The school is based in a recently build premises and the facilities are second-to-none.

The Role

As a Graduate Teaching Assistant, you will be tasked with the day to day support of teaching staff, inside the classroom and out. You will identify students who require additional help and seek to support their learning. If you're an exceptional teaching assistant, the school is willing to accept the best performing TAs onto their school direct programme.

The Ideal Candidate

As the ideal candidate for this role, you'll have a 2:1 or higher at degree level in the subject of your choosing. You'll ideally be looking to progress to teaching in the next 12-24 months, as the school is looking to keep on the best teaching assistant s to place them on the schools direct programme. You'll be passionate about helping children to learn and will be able to offer coaching and support to those with additional learning needs.

Minimum Requirements

  • 2:1 at degree level or higher (any subject)
  • Live in or within commutable distance to Islington
  • Experience working with children (preferably in an educational setting)
  • Desire to progress to teaching at secondary school

If you think you're the right person for this role, please send us your CV and we'll be in touch if we agree.

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