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Graduate Teaching Assistant Near Newport

Graduate Induction Programme

Are you coming towards the end of your degree/studies and looking for support with a route in to secondary teaching?

Teaching Personnel are working in partnership with a well recognised secondary school near Newport, in preparation for January 2019 and in collaboration with our future teachers programme, we have a number of graduate teaching assistant positions throughout our partner schools in South Wales. We are looking for ambitious graduates who are keen to pursue a career in teaching, this is a 6 month position as a graduate teaching assistant in which you will be fully supported as you prepare for teacher training and the schools direct teaching programme from September 2019.

  • Graduate teaching assistant
  • Set placement in one secondary school preparing your for teacher training
  • Induction process, regular training opportunities
  • Train to become a secondary teacher
  • All subjects welcome, positions in English, Maths, MFL and Science (plus none core subjects)

This is a programme designed by the school working in partnership with Teaching Personnel, so for 6 months and the next academic year you will work as a teaching assistant within the selected school. Responsibilities will include; supporting class teachers in lessons, leading small groups within specific subjects, monitoring progress and attainment and reporting to class teachers. This is a graduate programme, you will be fully supported and readied to then begin your teacher training from September 2019 within your chosen subject. This is a successful method by the school to recruit graduates and develop them to become outstanding teachers, we welcome applications from all graduates keen to forge a career in teaching.

Teaching Personnel are facilitating the recruitment on our schools behalf, to be considered you will need to have or be nearing the end of your degree, previous experience in a school is advantageous but not essential. Please apply now for consideration, an interview and meeting with the Teaching school is the next step to be successful.

Please submit a CV or covering letter via email to Lewis Ellis, or use the "apply now" link in this advert. For any more information about this future teachers opportunity and the graduate programme, please call Teaching Personnel South Wales Secondary branch.

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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