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Graduate Teaching Assistant

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Job description

Are you coming towards the end of your degree and looking at your next step in education?

Teaching Personnel are working in partnership with a number of secondary schools in Manchester and surrounding areas to provide a number of Graduate Teaching Assistants for September 2019. Though the positions are set to start next academic year (September 2019), there could be opportunity for graduates to secure regular work in schools prior to the summer.

- Full time opportunities available as graduate teaching assistant

- September 2019 start date across Manchester and surrounding areas

- Ideal opportunity for those looking to progress onto a teacher training programme in near future

- Graduates of all specialisms encouraged to apply if interested in working in education

- Competitive rates of pay for graduate work in schools

Whilst working as a Graduate Teaching Assistant, the role involves working specifically within a set department, where you will provide in-class support and deliver intervention to boost attainment and encourage pupil progress. You will be seen as a role model and mentor to students throughout the school and will be expected to encourage participation during lessons, particularly for those who may be disengaged with their studies.

As the Graduate Teaching Assistant role is ideal experience prior to a teacher training programme, you will be designated a member of teaching staff who will act as your mentor and provide support and advice, along with a termly appraisal to help in your development, prior to your teacher training programme. Whilst undertaking the general responsibilities of the post, you will also be given the opportunity to enhance your subject knowledge through planning sections of the lesson such as the starters and plenaries.

If you are looking to secure work in September as Graduate Teaching Assistant in a school across Greater Manchester and would like to be taken into consideration, please forward your CV in response or call Miles at Manchester Secondary for further information.

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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