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Graduate Teaching Assistant

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Job description

Are you a graduate thinking about a career in teaching?

Do you want to secure a long term graduate position in a teacher training approved school?

We are seeking graduates across Poole, Bournemouth and Christchurch to work as Teaching Assistants and Cover Supervisors. The right candidate would have a keen interest in becoming a fully qualified teacher in the future. This role is a perfect stepping stone into teaching as it gives you the opportunity to not only develop your skills, but also allows you to gain experience in a wide variety of local schools.

*** Graduate Teaching Assistant position

*** Position starting ASAP or in January

*** Flexible work to fit around any other commitments

*** Long Term, Full or Part Time graduate role

*** Open to graduates of any specialism

Working with a range of talented teachers you will support student learning on a 1:1 basis and get a first-hand insight into what is required to be a confident and capable teacher. Once you are comfortable in the Teaching Assistant role, you can start working as a Cover Supervisor, where you will manage classes of around 30 children or young people in a teachers absence. This opportunity is a great first step for those who have graduated or are studying and thinking of becoming a teacher in the future.

We have specialist branches for Primary, Secondary and SEN so whatever your preference, we have a dedicated and experienced consultant in your preferred area to help you along the way.

What we need from you:

  • 2 suitable work based or educational references
  • Clear passion for working with young people and in the education sector
  • A DBS (Or be happy to apply for one of these during registration)
  • The ability to manage confrontation and challenging behaviour

See yourself develop from graduate into potential outstanding teacher... Click the apply button below to get started!

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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