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Graduate English Teaching Assistant

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Job description

An exciting position as an English Teaching Assistant has arisen at a school in Stockport.

Requirements for this position:

  • A degree (preferably in English or a related subject)
  • Future aspirations in working within the education sector.
  • Prior experience working with children is desirable.

This position will begin in September 2020, and presents itself as the ideal opportunity to those who are considering enrolling onto a PGCE, but want to gain school baseed experience first.

The role will involve:

  • Working with children on a 1:1 basis, helping pupils within the subject of English.
  • Managing student workloads, and ensuring those requiring additional help within the subject are suitably catered for. 
  • Working with children who may have SEN, and being able to simplify work to enable these students to develop.
  • Providing feedback on work, as well as working with full time teaching staff to develop adequate resources for pupils.

It is essential that the applicant:

  • Holds knowledge related to the delivery of national curriculum in English as subject.
  • Is able to display a pro-active and confident demeanour, both within lessons and around the school site.
  • Can successfully manage behaviour, ensuring students are adhering to school policy at all times. 

The school:

  • Located in Stockport, close to Manchester city centre.
  • The M60 motorway is in close proximity to the school.

For further information, please contact the Manchester South Secondary branch at Teaching Personnel . 

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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