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Sports Graduate Teaching Assistants Needed

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Job description

Do you have Sports coaching experience?

Have you recently graduated with a sports degree?

Would you like to secure full time work in September?

Here at Teaching Personnel we work in Partnership with Schools all across South Wales and we are currently supporting one of our Cardiff Schools looking for confident and proactive sports coaches that are able to motivate and engage with children in secondary schools!

Utilising your Sporting background, your role as a teaching assistant allows you to become a role model for children of all ages across the school. If you have years of coaching experience or have undertaken your sports degree and are looking to continue working within education then this could be a great step in your career. As a support function to the teaching staff your role may vary as the pupil's needs may all differ. Being an adaptable individual it is paramount that you can understand behaviour management and also have the ability to build relationships and rapport with the pupils that you work with.

Your role:

-Utilise your Coaching skills in a classroom setting

-Support Teacher within the classroom

-Possibilities of running your own School Sports Teams

-Keep pupils engaged and motivated

-Working in small groups and 1 to 1

What you get in return:

-Competitive pay rates between £54-60per day

-Continual professional development with courses ran throughout the year

-Possibility of role becoming permanent

-Introduction into school environment

In the past we have found that Sports Coaches/graduates have worked really well in the role of Teaching Assistant. Coaches will often have the transferable skills that will give you a great advantage in a classroom setting. If you feel you can use your sporting background to mentor the pupils that you work with, this role may be of interest to you.

If this sounds like an area where you can excel please send your CV through the link provided.

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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