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Learning Support Assistant

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Job description

Are you currently enrolled on a degree or masters program and looking to get experience within a school before applying for your PGCE as a teaching assistant? Or are you graduated and looking for fulltime roles/experience? If so, keep reading!

Teaching Personnel are currently recruiting for graduates from all disciplines to work with a number of secondary schools on a day to day basis, long term and potentially permanent positions. This opportunity is perfect for people looking to gain experience within the education sector to check this is the right career path for you. It is also a great chance to get experience if you are starting you PGCE in September 2020.

What you will gain from this experience

  • Up-to 1-year graduate support role, prior to beginning your teacher training programme the following year, with one of our partner schools.
  • Monthly pay of up to GBP1200 and access to free or heavily discounted CPD training
  • A fantastic insight into the world of teaching, experiencing various educational settings.
  • A sense of your suitability for this profession and a great way to find your preferences in an educational role.
  • Pride from supporting young people in their pursuit of academic and social success.
  • An appreciation for the challenges and rewards experienced by education professionals as they strive to deliver the best possible outcomes for their pupils.


What is expected from you;

  • A face to face meeting to be attended with suitable ID
  • Suitable references spanning a minimum of 11 months
  • Possibility of a Trial Day on a voluntary basis
  • Completion of the Training Package provided by The Best Practice Network
  • Commitment and passion to work in Education. 

If you would like to be considered for this position, please get in touch with the Teesside Secondary School on 0191 223 5074

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

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