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Psychology Student/Graduate - Teaching Assistant Bristol

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Job description

Are you a Psychology Graduate seeking a new exciting role?

Teaching Personnel Bristol are seeking Psychology Graduates for a number of Teaching Assistant positions in Secondary Schools across Bristol and South Gloucestershire.

The roles available are full time and part time. Part time roles require the successful candidate to be available for a minimum of 3 days a week.

Start date: April 23rd 2019. (Some schools will be flexible on start date for the right candidate)

About the role of a Teaching Assistant:

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
  • You should be passionate, motivated and have a good use of initiative
  • No prior experience working in schools necessary.

The pay rate for a Teaching Assistant is £57-£65 a day/ £285-£325 a week. Pay will be dependant on experience, role and the school you work in.

If you are considering a career as an Educational Psychologist then working as a Teaching Assistant will help you gain valuable experience working with children.

Benefits of working as a Teaching Assistant with Teaching Personnel:

  • Our relationships with local schools provide access to a wealth of teaching opportunities in Primary, Secondary and SEN schools.
  • You will have your very own specialist Recruitment Consultant dedicated to finding you work.
  • Access to our CPD academy - numerous courses to help your learning development such as Team Teach
  • Flexibility - One extremely useful benefit of securing your long term role through us is that it allows you to go into a school and decide whether it is the right one for you before fully committing to the entire academic year
  • Refer a Friend Scheme - financial benefits for every friend that joins us
  • Weekly Pay - you will be paid weekly directly into your bank account

If this is a role that interests you then please apply early to avoid disappointment.

I look forward to hearing from you.

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