Learning Support Assitant

Recruiter
Monarch Education
Location
Wolverley Village
Posted
10 Jan 2018
Closes
20 Feb 2018
Sector
Education
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Monarch education are currently working in partnership with some large client primary schools who are looking for specific graduate teaching assistants with specialisms in English and Mathematics to support children with SATS in this academic year. This is an ideal opportunity for anybody who has some experience of supporting pupils (paid or voluntary) and is now looking to further their career within education. The schools in question have excellent development strategies in place to ensure that the right candidates receive the highest level of support and have access to great development opportunities.
If you are looking to kickstart your career in education and are looking to apply for your teacher training next year but want to continue gaining classroom based experience to compliment your application, then why not look getting into this Graduate Teaching assistant role where you will need to work in a classroom, which will take place in schools in Dudley.
Your responsibilities as a Teaching Assistant will include:
*Working with identified pupils on a 1:1 or small groups basis to help raise attainment in core subject areas.
*Building strong working relationships with teachers and other support staff to ensure the highest level of support is provided to pupils
*Planning lesson resources and materials
*Monitoring behaviour and keeping disruption to low levels
Working as a teaching assistant is ideal preparation for anyone considering a career in education such as a teacher or educational psychologist.
If this sounds like the next step in your career please forward over your CV to along with a short cover letter explaining why you would be the perfect fit for this role. You will then be contacted by one of our consultants.
We are committed to providing equal opportunities for all candidates as well as adhering to strict Safeguarding procedures. Your application will be subject to 2 educational references and an enhanced DBS check.