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Are you a Graduate looking for Teaching Assistant experience?

  • Are you looking for flexible days and hours to suit you?
  • Looking for competitive pay?
  • Access to CPD courses through Leeds Trinity University, NASEN etc

Teaching Personnel are unlike other Education Recruitment Agencies, in that we offer a fantastic tutoring service for schools to increase pupil attainment. Our bespoke intervention programmes help children needing that extra support on either a 1:1 or group basis out of the classroom.

If you’re a recent graduate looking to start a career in teaching then we have the perfect opportunity for you. As a SAT’s booster tutor, you will be working with small groups providing help and support to children who are preparing for their SATs.

These tutoring opportunities will take place during school hours, at a suitable learning environment within the school. We will match the tutoring work opportunities with your availability, becoming a truly flexible role.

Responsibilities will include;

- Aiding students through pre-planned activities

- Motivating students by showing enthusiasm and creativity

- Undertaking structured and agreed learning activities/learning programmes

- Passing feedback to teachers about children’s development

The successful candidate will be someone who is passionate about working with children and engaging them in their studies.

A degree in any of the following is desirable but not necessary;

- English

- Sciences


If you think that you would be suited to the above role or interested in other work we have to offer, then please contact Lina on 01274 734571 or email your CV and covering letter to

Teaching Personnel work in partnership with a variety of leading, nationally recognised CPD providers, such as National Association of SEN, National Autistic Society, Rush Miskin, Team Teach, Educare, Creative Education, and Leeds Trinity University. These partners deliver an extensive range of career developing opportunities to you, covering areas such as; Accredited Team Teach, Understanding and Supporting Children and Adults on the Autism Spectrum, An Introduction to Special Educational Needs

All applicants will require the appropriate qualification and training for this role. For teacher roles, we require a formally recognised teaching qualification. For Support staff our minimum requirement is GCSE English & Maths (A-C) or equivalent.

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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