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Future Teacher - Graduate Teaching Assistant

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Calling all 'Future Secondary Teachers!'

Are you a recent Graduate looking to gain experience within a secondary school before completing a secondary teacher training programme in the future? Do you wish to pursue a career in secondary teaching? If so then please see the details below.

Teaching Personnel are working in partnership with a National Teaching School based in Salford, Greater Manchester, to run the 'Future Teachers Programme' throughout the new academic year 2019-2020.

The Future Teachers Programme constitutes of a one year full-time placement within a partner secondary school, throughout the academic year for Graduates to work within their school supporting within the relevant faculty. Upon successful completion the school will offer a teacher training placement the following year at their school.

  • Full-time placement, from September 2019- Future Teachers Programme.
  • Must hold a minimum of a Degree to be considered for this programme in any subject area. Any additional experience working within a classroom capacity will be highly advantageous.
  • Opportunity to complete further training through their teaching programme.
  • Earn up to £1300 per month while gaining practical experience.

This well respected RC Faith school withholds high expectations of all their pupils, and staff within their school community. Established in 1957, the school has been graded 'Outstanding' by Ofsted for the past decade. Implementing outstanding teaching and learning, promoting exemplary behaviour through school behaviour policies and ensuring each individual staff member and pupil are valued for their contribution.

"The Head teacher continually strives to support other schools as a top priority. Head teachers of partner schools spoke of the excellent links and support received. Staff and pupils demonstrated a common vision and understanding and were confident in articulating their distinctiveness as a Catholic school. Rapid progress has been made across all areas of the curriculum and will significantly inform pupils learning". - Ofsted.

Duties include;

  • Roles to expect during your placement will range from; Teaching Assistant/ Cover teacher and numerous others, which you can expect to lead through full guidance and support from the department lead.
  • Lesson planning, and delivering through various teaching and learning styles.
  • Support pupils with coursework, intervention and group work.
  • Continued support through observations and termly reviews, with your senior mentor.
  • Receive continued feedback in relevant areas; class/behaviour management varied learning styles and or reflective practice.

Salford is easily accessible via major motorway links A580 (East Lancashire Road) and the surrounding areas; Bury, Bolton and Wigan.

If you wish to be considered then please send an up to date CV using the links below or contact the Manchester Secondary Branch 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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