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Are you a recent graduate of English looking for a teaching assistant role?

Teaching Personnel are working with a secondary school in the Derby area who are looking to take on an aspirational English teachers who have recently completed a degree within an English related subject (in the last year or last couple of years), who are keen to work within a school environment and gain relevant experience.

The successful English graduate will be primarily supporting within the English department of this secondary school working with students across the full age and ability range as instructed by the head of English.

This secondary school has identified  as English as an area where students require additional support with targeted intervention due to take place. The successful English graduate will have the opportunity to work with small groups of students ensuring that they are understanding the subject matter being taught within their lessons.

The successful English graduate should therefore consider themselves a subject specialist who is comfortable and confident with their English ability up to GCSE level. Any graduates thinking of taking on a teacher training role in the future are highly encouraged to apply as soon as possible.

Key aspects of this English graduate Teaching Assistant position:

  • Work with small groups of students each week across the age and ability range
  • Highly supportive and reputable secondary school 
  • Easily accessible via public transport
  • Pay will be dependent upon experience of working with students in a school setting
  • Support primarily in the English department of this large secondary school

The school are ideally looking for a English graduate who will start with them  within the second half of the autumn term, with the view of continuing into the new year, potentially for the full academic year.

 Any English graduates with experience of working with young people or tutoring are encouraged to apply for consideration.

If interested in this teaching assistant opportunity, please apply below today!

For immediate consideration, please contact the North and East Yorkshire Branch on 01482 908020.

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 date.

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