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Graduate TA- Catholic School in Hammersmith

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Job description

Have you recently graduated and considering a career in education?

Are you unsure on where in education you see yourself in the future?

Are you looking for hands on experience, support and training to secure a placement in a Primary school? Perhaps you're looking to gain invaluable, career defining experience towards a PGCE or another relevant qualification?

...Then Teaching Personnel's graduate Teaching Assistant scheme may be just what you are looking for! Teaching Personnel have recently secured an arrangement with a number of large Diocese within London; Waltham Forest, Enfield, Barking & Dagenham and Westminster. This agreement sees Teaching Personnel tasked with supplying their staff across the board with a number of vacancies, some currently available include:

  • General TA KS1
  • General TA KS2
  • Early Years Assistant and Nursery Nurse
  • 1:1 additional SEN support

No experience? Not a problem!

  • The Diocese is looking to support inexperienced staff by providing a selection of candidates the relevant experience and training to secure a post in either one of their schools or one of the many other schools which Teaching Personnel is working with. This is through a mixture of CPD, sit down talks with experienced Head Teachers and experience days provided with full feedback and referencing that proves invaluable in securing work!

Not Catholic? Not a problem either!

  • The Diocese are looking for people who can uphold the ethos of the diocese with this being covered in the Head Teacher talk provided in the program
  • Catholic schools are diverse and inclusive; only 41% of the 41,000 pupils in independent Catholic schools were Catholic. Proportions of Catholic teachers were lower: 57% of 44,000 in maintained schools and 40% of 5,000 in independent schools

Why Catholic schools?

  • 'In terms of overall effectiveness, Ofsted judged 73% of Catholic secondary schools to be outstanding or good, compared to 60% of schools nationally. For primary schools, 74% of Catholic schools were judged outstanding or good compared to 66% nationally

This is a fantastic opportunity for eager, determined and hardworking graduates to secure the vital experience needed to specialise in an area of support such as a Learning Support Assistant or to bolster an application for a teaching training program this September.

If you are interested then make sure you apply today!

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.

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