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Future Teachers Programme - Graduate Opportunity 


Teaching Personnel are looking to recruit a passionate and dedicated Graduate who has aspirations of becoming a secondary school teacher in the future! We are currently working in close partnership with fantastic secondary school in Wigan who are looking for a graduate to become a Teaching Assistant on a full-time basis starting in November! 

What is the Future Teachers Programme?

The Future Teachers Programme is designed to attract and support graduates who are considering a career in teaching but want to gain some first hand, PAID, practical experience as a Graduate Teaching Assistant, prior to enrolling on to a teacher training course. As well as helping graduates get into teaching, the programme seeks to help the current shortage of teachers, especially in the core subjects of English, Maths, Science, History, Geography and MFL.

What’s involved in the Future Teachers Programme?

The successful candidate will join one of our dedicated and reputable secondary schools in Wigan (accessible from Bolton also) as a Graduate Teaching Assistant for up to 1 full academic year! This will allow the graduate to gain a variety of teaching experience which is paid! You will earn up to GBP1140 per month!

Graduate Teaching Assistant Role and Responsibilities

You will join the secondary schools department for your subject specialism and hold small intervention sessions to support pupils in small groups and on 1:1 to help raise confidence and attainment in the subject over the year.  The role of Graduate Teaching Assistant is one that is very rewarding as you will see pupils progress in their studies from the additional support you are providing.

As well as leading your own intervention sessions, you will assist class teachers with lesson planning and preparation and even have the opportunity to plan and deliver your own lessons once you feel confident enough!

The sucessful graduate to our Future Teachers Programme will be well supported throughout their new role! This particular secondary school in Wigan is well equipped and extremely supportive of graduates who are considering a career in teaching/teacher training!

To apply for the role of Graduate Teaching Assistant as part of our Future Teachers Programme, please submit your CV below for immediate consideration!

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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