Secondary English Graduate Teaching Assistant

Clarus Education Ltd
02 Jul 2018
05 Aug 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

My Client School are an exceptional secondary school looking to appoint an English Graduate Teaching Assistant in the vibrant and popular London borough of Barking & Dagenham. If you are a talented English Graduate with a 1st class (or 2:1) Honours degree, I would love to hear from you.

This long-term English Graduate Teaching Assistant role is to start in September and will continue until the end of the academic year. This is a fantastic opportunity for an English Graduate Teaching Assistant to really make their mark.

POSITION: Long Term English Graduate Teaching Assistant

SCHOOL:School graded as ‘outstanding’

LOCATION: Located in Barking & Dagenham – great access for East London/ Essex Graduates

TRANSPORT: 7 minutes from the tube/ train station

PERSON: 1st class or 2:1 English Graduate – Future English Teacher

START DATE: September

SALARY: £70 - £80 per day plus Healthcare package


The Head of English is searching for an English Graduate Teaching Assistant to work within his hugely successful English department for the new academic year. You must be an English Graduate that has achieved a 1st Class or high 2:1 in an English related degree such as Journalism, Creative Writing or just English Literature/ Literature. The main reasons for you wanting this English Graduate Teaching Assistant role, must be to pursue your career as an English Teacher. English must be your passion!


Your role as an English Graduate Teaching Assistant will be challenging in different ways. Your responsibilities will vary from day to day, but the majority of the time, you will work on a 1:1 basis with Key Stage 3 & 4 pupils that may be having difficulties with English as a subject. You may be asked to take the pupil out of class and teach them certain aspects of the English curriculum. At other times, you will be required to work as classroom based Graduate Teaching Assistant providing help for the teacher. If you want to gain experience in a highly successful English department before you embark on a career as an English Teacher, then this is the way to do it!


This school in Barking & Dagenham was graded as ‘outstanding’ by Ofsted and the pupils and staff are very proud of their school. The school has fantastic facilities and resources available to all. The location of the school means that it is easily accessible from many areas of London. The station is a 10-minute walk away. The school does have car parking facilities, but it can get extremely busy.

If you are an English Graduate that would like to secure a long term role as an English Graduate Teaching Assistant, then please register your interest by applying today.

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