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Graduate Teaching Assistant

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Recent Graduates wanted for Teaching Assistant roles in Catford.

Are you a recent graduate who is looking to get into the education sector?

Perhaps you need school based experience before starting a PGCE?

At Teaching Personnel we are recruiting for Graduates who want to embark on a career in education to work in schools in the Lewisham Borough. One particular school is located a short walk from Catford and Catford bridge stations providing excellent transport links for candidates who wish to commute using public transport. It was awarded “Outstanding” by Ofsted in 2016.  The school are looing to appoint future teachers and support them as the undertake PGCE studies or a “Train to Teach” course.

The role is a Teaching Assistant is varied but very rewarding, a year working in various year groups would provide more than adequate experience and knowledge of a school based career. You will be expected to work 1:1 with Children who have additional needs and also as a general class TA supporting the whole class alongside the teacher.

Ideally candidates will have;

  • Child workforce DBS (on the update service) or willingness to apply for one
  • Experience working with children
  • 2 recent references
  • Ambitions to become a teacher
  • A hard working individual looking to get into the education sector
  • Strong work ethic

At Teaching Personnel Ltd we are committed to providing high quality service to staff and schools. With over 70 branches our staff endeavour to find you work in your local area.

If you would like to be considered for this role please click “apply now” or call Lee at Teaching Personnel on 0207 593 3075or email


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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