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Graduate Teaching Assistants - Future Teachers Programme

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Graduate Teaching Assistants - Gateshead

Graduates of all specialisms required for full-time teaching assistant placements on the Future Teachers Programme.

Teaching Personnel is working with a number of teaching and learning schools across South Tyneside and Gateshead, who are seeking graduates for a year-long placement, where they will take on various responsibilities including teaching assistance, cover supervision and tuition.

The purpose behind this programme is to ensure that we reduce the amount of drop-outs from formal training schemes by providing prospective teachers with opportunities to gain a broader insight into the various responsibilities of teaching.

Candidates are introduced to a school with its own SCITT programme, whilst gauging whether a teaching career is suited to their prospects. Over the year, graduates can expect to develop their confidence and general approach to teaching.

** Applicants must hold a degree or be in the process of completing your degree (final year) and be looking to pursue a career in education **

  • Full time Graduate teaching assistant role for 12 months - Followed by introduction to a SCITT programme at a training school
  • Places available across the whole of the Tyne and Wear area, including South Tyneside, North Tyneside, Newcastle, Gateshead and Durham
  • Opportunities for all graduates pursuing a career in Secondary Education
  • Great rates of pay-up to £1000 a month for the first 12 months whilst gaining essential and invaluable experience as a teaching assistant

If you are interested in being considered for this role, or to find out about any other opportunities we may have please get in touch with Leyla on 0191 223 5071 or via email at

All applicants will require the appropriate qualifications and training for this role. Please see teachingpersonnel.com/faqs for details.

All pay rates quoted will be inclusive of 12.07% statutory holiday pay.

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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