Graduate Teaching Assistant

London (Greater)
10 Jan 2018
09 Feb 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

This secondary school in the borough of Islington, North London is looking to appoint a Graduate Teaching Assistant to support teachers in the STEM subjects of the school (Science, Technology, English and Maths).

THE SCHOOL: This incredible, forward-thinking secondary school has a proven track record of working with ambitious graduates keen to become teachers, and offering them a personalised training and development programme! It is a school who pride themselves on taking a leading role within the local community. With a supportive Senior Leadership Team they provide an environment where every student is set challenging targets and appreciates the importance of meeting those levels.

THE ROLE: The role will involve both group and 1:1 support of students throughout the academic year, both in and outside of the classroom environment, with KS3 and KS4 students. The successful candidate will have recently completed a good degree (2:1 or higher) in a STEM subject – Science, Technology, English or Maths. You will ideally have some experience working with children, specifically 11-16 age groups, however this is not essential. You will have a passion and special interest in working with children and possibly also completing a future teaching qualification. This is a long term, full time role to commence as soon as possible and will be for the remainder of the academic year.

TO APPLY: To apply for this particular position, please submit your CV via the button below. Should your application meet the selection criteria, you will be contacted shortly via a member of the Thames Teachers team. Thames Teachers will run an initial registration interview to be followed by either an interview, lesson observation or trial day at the school’s discretion. Any offers will be subject to references and relevant safeguarding checks.

THAMES TEACHERS: We are a fast-growing, efficient and hands-on agency who understand the complex nature of education recruitment. We meet with all of our candidates in person as finding the right fit for both candidate and school is a key focus from the outset. Thames Teachers specialise in daily cover, short-term bookings and long-term and permanent recruitment in both primary and secondary schools across Central and Greater London. For more information about current opportunities, please contact one of our dedicated team members on 0207 2644919.
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