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Graduate Teaching Assistant

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Job description

  • Are you a recent graduate?
  • Are you looking for flexible work that fits around your schedule?
  • Do you want to earn GBP290-GBP350 per week?

Teaching Personnel are looking to recruit recent graduates to support our schools in the South Manchester area in a variety of roles on a flexible daily basis.

From Cover Supervisor to Learning Support and intervention work, you be would be taking on a very rewarding role in some of the most well established schools in Manchester, including several rated “Good” and “Outstanding” by Ofsted. With full or part time hours available, as well as the possible future opportunity of a permanent school-based contract, there really has never been a better time for graduates to get into this sort of work.

On a day to day basis, depending on your preference, you may be:

  • Covering classes in the event of a teacher absence where you deliver pre-set work provided by the school
  • Planning and delivering small group or one-to-one sessions based around your subject specialism to help pupils catch up on their learning, or to push high achievers to the fullest of their potential
  • Supporting pupils inside or outside the classroom who are struggling to access their learning, for whatever reason
  • Providing general assistance and support within a particular department

Previous experience supporting within a school or working with children would be a bonus; however, it is not a necessity provided you have a passion for education and working with young people. Similar transferable experience in which you have supported young people, such as those who have worked as a Teaching Assistant or who have run Youth Clubs/ worked in Youth Work would also be advantageous, but above all, you should be confident, resilient and adaptable as every day will be different.

For further information on these graduate roles, please upload an up to date copy of your CV outlining any relevant experience for consideration.

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.

Teaching Personnel is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. We offer all our registered candidates FREE child protection and prevent duty training. All candidates must undertake or have undertaken a valid enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check. Full assistance provided.

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