Teaching Assistant

Sidcup, UK
24 Jul 2019
01 Aug 2019
Contract Type
Full Time
Are you looking for the perfect way to enter the world of education?

Do you want to put your English degree to direct use?

A co-ed secondary school in Greenwich, SE London is looking for a confident and enthusiastic English graduate to start an English Teaching Assistant role in September 2019. This secondary school has been rated 'Good' by Ofsted and is well on its way to securing an 'Outstanding' rating in its next inspection

About the English Teaching Assistant role and school

• An English Teaching Assistant role
• A co-ed secondary school in Greenwich, SE London rated 'Good'
• Working 1:1 + small groups of students KS3 - KS4
• English Teaching Assistant must have a degree in English Lit/Lang 2:1 or a 1st
• Experience with children is welcomed but not necessary
• £70 - £80 per school day

The role
This role will involve the English Teaching Assistant helping the day to day running of the English department. Although some of this will involve administrative work, the majority will be classroom based with single students or small groups. The students will be those requiring extra support for a variety of reasons, thus good communication skills and patience are highly important virtues

The ideal English Teaching Assistant
An A-Level + undergraduate degree in English is key here. Subject knowledge plays a significant part of this role and these 2 qualifications are a prerequisite. A keen interest in the education process and a desire to become a English teacher in a secondary school are of equal importance. Working with students can be challenging and this drive will prove a massive help

It's important you read the criteria for this role. Only candidates with an A-Level and a degree in English will be considered. Alongside this is the genuine desire to become a English Teacher. The school has a great record with training university graduates and a lack of that desire will become apparent very quickly

For those meeting the criteria for this English Teaching Assistant role. we'd love to receive your application. Successful applicants will be contacted immediately for an interview.

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