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Graduate Teaching Assistant

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 Graduate Teaching Assistant  

Are you considering studying a PGCE but wish to gain experience before enrolling? 

Join a vibrant Primary school in Leicester, seeking to appoint a Graduate Teaching Assistant from September.  

We welcome applications from graduates of all subject specialisms.  

Successful graduates will be introduced to a local Primary school and will work as a subject specialist Teaching Assistant for one academic year. All graduates will have the opportunity to work alongside class teachers and will cover full lessons to build confidence in the classroom.  

This Graduate Teaching Assistant position will involve a number of roles and responsibilities including: 

  • Offering in class support to students across Reception – Year 6.
  • Providing subject specialist support to students in small groups and on a 1:1 basis. 
  • Supervising lessons with pre-set wok in the short term absence of the class teacher. 
  • Working directly alongside the class teacher to develop lesson plans and activities. 
  • Providing support to students with Special Educational Needs.  

To apply for this position, applicants must be educated to degree level, have a genuine desire to pursue a career in education and must be available on a full-time basis (Monday – Friday, 8:30am  - 3pm) from September 2020. 

To apply, please send through a copy of your CV 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.

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