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English Graduate Teaching Assistant, York

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Are you an English graduate looking to decide whether teaching is the career pathway for you?

If so, Teaching Personnel's Future Teacher (graduate scheme), is the perfect opportunity to start your teaching career, following having the opportunity to gain further experience working in schools could be the perfect opportunity for you.

Graduates interested in becoming a teacher in the future will have the chance to secure a full time Graduate Teaching Assistant or Cover Supervisor role on a termly basis, prior to beginning your teacher training at a teacher training school located in the York area from September 2020.

What is the Future Teachers Programme?

The Future Teachers Programme is designed to help address the teacher shortages across England & Wales by attracting and supporting bright graduates who are considering a career in teaching, but wish to gain practical experience before enrolling in formal teacher training.

How does it work?

Successful graduates who begin our Future Teachers programme will take on a variety of responsibilities within our client school, whereby you will be required to support pupils within your subject specialism department. This will be a full time role within an allocated school in the York area, where you will undertake a variety of tasks and activities that will give you a good understanding as to the role of a teacher. A significant proportion of these tasks and activities will also benefit your subject knowledge as you will focus on raising pupil attainment, supporting special needs pupils, covering classes, assisting with the planning and preparation of lessons and delivering small group tuition sessions.


This is a paid opportunity whereby you will have the opportunity to earn money (GBP1500 per month) whilst learning and building the skill set required to be successful when you begin your teacher training course.

Applicant requirements:

All applicants are required to have completed their degree by summer 2019, with the school looking to recruit English graduates or those with transferable degrees (Media, Journalism, Drama etc). To be successful in gaining a position on our Future Teachers Programme, you will be passionate about becoming a secondary teacher in the future and must be able to commit to the programme on a full time basis (Monday - Friday, 8.30am - 3.30pm) from January 2020 until July 2020.

Interviews will be taking place throughout June/July for these opportunities, therefore please send your CV to Kerry via the link below for immediate consideration. Alternatively please contact our Hull and Lincoln SEN Branch on 01482 908020 for further information.

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.

Teaching Personnel is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. All candidates must undertake or have undertaken a valid enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check. Full assistance provided.

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