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Psychology Graduate

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Are you a Pyschology Graduate looking for a career in education?

We could have your perfect role!

Teaching Personnel are the busiest and largest Educational Recruitment Agency and we need you! Due to the high volume of support work we currently have available, we are looking for final years students and Graduates to join our flexible workforce. The Sheffield Primary branch work exclusively with a number of Mutli-Academy Trusts and schools across Sheffield and surrounding areas - The Astrea Academy Trust of Schools and The Tapton Trust of Schools to name a few. 

We are looking for Psychology Graduates with experience supporting in Primary settings, who can positively contribute to raising achievement in various Key Stages, working either 1:1 or with small groups. You will support the class teacher and deliver structured activities to support English, Phonics and Maths. You may work with children who have been identified as having Special Educational Needs, so experience in this area would be desired. You will need to challenge and motivate children in your care, to reinforce self-esteem and encourage them to take part in whole class activities in a positive manner. We currently have a number of full time roles that we are recruiting for, supporting behaviour and Special Educational Needs in various year groups. If you are looking to undertake your PGCE, we can offer experience covering whole classes to support you with your application for the course through our Future Teachers Programme. Just give us a call to find out more. 

Our Ideal Graduate will have:

  • Completed a Degree linked to education or be looking to undertake a PGCE 
  • Experience working with children in a classroom or nursery setting 
  • Be able to motivate and inspire children 
  • Be keen to develop own skills - willing to undergo additional training 
  • Have good diary availability 

In turn, Teaching Personnel can offer you;

  • Pay through PAYE, no umbrella companies involved! 
  • Ongoing development through our unrivalled CPD Academy
  • A dedicated consultant who will work for you
  • Support with interviews to find your ideal position
  • Work in schools exclusive to Teaching Personnel
  • Full and Part Time work to fit around your existing commitments 
  • Experience in a range of settings, including Integrated Resource Units 

To apply for this role, please forward your full CV to Yasmin Sims in the Sheffield South Primary Team or call us on 0114 2413340 for more information. 

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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