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Psychology Graduate Teaching Assistant

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Psychology Graduate Teaching Assistant

Are you a Psychology graduate seeking a new role? Are you interested in gaining experience working with children? Have you ever considered working as a teaching assistant?

  • £57-£65 daily pay rate
  • Full time & Part time roles available

Why we are looking for Psychology Graduates:

Psychology Graduates tend to work really well supporting students for a number of reasons. If you are supporting a child with behavioural needs you tend to have the mindset to seek why the child may be behaving in such a way, rather than simply reacting. Lots of Psychology Graduates that are considering a career as an Educational Psychologist tend to enjoy working as a Teaching Assistant to gain experience working with children.

What you will be doing:

Supporting students on a 1:1 basis, or in small groups. These students may have special educational needs and need extra support. Some students will be dis-engaged in school and need a "behaviour buddy" role model to help them engage in their studies.


  • Strong academic background - Psychology degree
  • an enhanced DBS - Teaching Personnel will provide guidance on how to apply for this.

If this is a role that interests you then please apply early to avoid disappointment. I look forward to hearing from you.

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.

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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