Year 6 Teaching Assistant

£275 - £300 per annum
07 Nov 2017
16 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Do you have the passion and enthusiasm needed to support a Year 6 class in the most crucial year of their education so far?

Perhaps you have you recently graduated with an English degree and are now looking to gain the long term classroom experience necessary to pursue a career in teaching?

Would you like to be part of the reason children feel prepared and excited for the next stage in their education, helping them to get high school ready?

This lovely and nurturing Primary school in Leicester has a supportive KS2 team looking to take on a creative and passionate English graduate to support them with literacy interventions this academic year.

Primary Teaching Assistant- English Specialist (Literacy Interventions)

  • Leicester Primary School
  • Ideal for a recent English Graduate
  • Running literacy interventions in Year 6
  • Full-Time Primary Teaching Assistant role
  • Great PGCE experience as a Teaching Assistant
  • Earn up £300 per week

The role will involve running support sessions, ranging from group sessions to individual targeted support sessions with groups of children in Year 6 who are struggling to meet the expected standard. This Primary Teaching Assistant position involves supporting the individual needs of the pupils in class whilst personalising their learning through adapting lesson planning and activities in order to plug gaps in areas such as spelling, punctuation and grammar/reading.

To be considered for this role you will need to be an inspiring English graduate with a minimum 2:1 degree. You will be passionate about education and have some previous experience of working with young people, not necessarily within a school setting. The school are looking for graduates with the drive to assess and meet the social and academic needs of groups of children. The ideal candidate for this Primary Teaching Assistant role should be passionate about literacy and able to inspire and engage the pupils they teach, as well as offering high levels of literacy.

The school is located in Leicester and is close to all public transport links. Furthermore the school has a supportive senior leadership team who are devoted to exploring new approaches in teaching and learning. This positive working environment would suit a graduate looking develop their teaching knowledge ready to embark in a career in teaching.

If you are an English specialist, passionate about teaching and learning, apply to join this lovely school in Leicester! Click apply or send your CV and covering letter to Emma at i-teachers.

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