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Drama Graduate Teaching Assistant

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Job description

Are you a graduate of Drama looking for work which suits your degree and passion?

If so, we are recruiting graduate of Drama to work in a number of Wigan based secondary schools to help support with the delivery of pre-planned lessons and to work with students who require additional support so that they can adjust back into a normal school routine.  

Drama Graduate Position

  • Lesson cover, Teaching Assistant and 1:1 support responsibilities included.
  • Full-time opportunity for a recent graduate of Drama.
  • Competitive pay rates with earning potential of up to GBP1350 a month
  • Excellent opportunity to gain experience within several secondary schools in Wigan.

Due to an increase in staff shielding this academic year, our client secondary school have identified that they would like us to support them with the appointment of graduates who can work with them this year, supporting with classroom cover and working with students who have adapted to school life a little slower than some of their peers.

Drama Graduates have always been highly desired due to typically having experience standing up in front of large groups and audiences. Despite this preference, all graduates are encouraged to apply and previous experience in a secondary school setting is not essential.

Responsibilities that this position will include

  • Providing lesson cover where a teacher is absent – This will be fully supported by the school.
  • General Teaching Assistant duties – Supporting the main class teacher ensuring lessons operate smoothly.
  • Working closely with students on a 1:1 basis – Providing support to students who require additional support throughout the day.

Interested applicants are asked to apply by submitting an updated CV using the link provided. Alternatively, applicants can contact the Manchester Secondary Branch on 0161 242 1797.

All applicants will require the appropriate qualifications and training for this role. Please see for details.

All pay rates quoted will be inclusive of 12.07% statutory holiday pay. This advert is for a temporary position. In some cases, the option to make this role permanent may become available at a later date.

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