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Graduate Teaching Assistant

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Graduate Teaching Assistant

Are you a graduate looking for a rewarding new role?

Do you want more experience working in a school before committing to a PGCE or a career in education?

  • The position: Teaching Assistant
  • Salary: Earn GBP60-65 per day

Teaching Personnel working closely with schools across Bristol and Bath, recruiting proactive graduates to support the wellbeing and learning of students. There are both flexible and full-time roles that provide the opportunity to gain experience and training.

If you have considered working in schools, Teaching Personnel are the market leading education recruitment agency.

There are roles for graduates from all degree subjects. Core subjects such as Maths, Science and English grads are often excellent academic tutors and ideal for catch-up tuition. Sport, Music and Drama grads are great communicators and confident. Social Science graduates from Education, Psychology, Sociology and Criminology etc are great for working with behaviour and understanding the theory behind SEMH and emotional support.

The Schools:

  • Welcoming and supportive schools and staff
  • Additional training and specific department funding
  • Looking for active graduates to support students with a range of roles

The ideal candidate:

Will –

  • Support students’ learning and wellbeing as the schools have now reopened
  • Clearly communicate progress and developments with staff and students
  • Have a passion for education and helping others

Must –

  • Having experience working with KS3/4 children and SEN (not necessarily in a classroom) is desirable
  • The right to work within the UK and the ability to provide two references from your most recent employers
  • All candidates must undertake or have undertaken a valid child workforce Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check

What Teaching Personnel can offer you:

  • Competitive rates of pay
  • Specialist trained consultants – supporting you in finding your ideal role
  • Full access to high-quality Continuing Professional Development (CPD) training
  • Supporting your COVID-secure safe return to work
  • A straightforward Online Portal and diary to log your availability
  • Free social and networking events to get to know your peers and consultants
  • A generous referral scheme - recommend a friend and earn a reward!


If you are interested in applying for this role or have any questions, please email your CV to our recruiter Ewan: or call the friendly Bristol office on 0117 239 1557

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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