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Graduate Teaching Assistant

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Job description

Teaching Personnel are currently recruiting several Aspiring Teachers and Graduate Teaching Assistants/ Cover Supervisors to work in a secondary school with pupils across Key Stage 3 and 4. If you’re looking to gain experience before starting initial teacher training or a PGCE, this is the role for you!

With excellent opportunities to:

  • Work out if education is the career path that suits you
  • Gain a variety of experience across different age groups
  • Work alongside and network with already experienced Teachers/SLT and Support Staff
  • Support children, who require additional support and encouragement 
  • Improve classroom and behaviour management skills

The role of a Teaching Assistant/ Cover Supervisor can be flexible, including on a part-time basis, which means we can fit work around current studying, work and family responsibilities.

Duties of this particular role will include:

  • Promoting and assisting with the learning and development of pupils.
  • Encouraging pupils’ confidence and independence.
  • Managing behaviour.
  • Preparing learning resources, as directed by the Class Teacher.
  • You may also be required to track and review pupils’ progress, then reporting to the Class Teacher and/or SENCO

Apply now to upload your CV, or to discuss your current availability to work please contact Summer Smith at the Essex branch on 01245 206760.

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. All candidates must undertake or have undertaken a valid enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check. Full assistance provided.

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