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Teaching Assistant - Graduate

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Job description

Teaching Personnel are working in partnership with a teaching primary school in the Bradford District who are looking to recruit Graduate Teaching Assistants who wish to begin a teacher training programme in the future, but firstly want to gain additional experience.  

Our client school in which this partnership is with is a lead teacher training school and supports multiple schools across Bradford. Any Graduates will interested in this opportunity will have the chance to secure a full time Graduate Teaching Assistant role, prior to beginning your teacher training at an outstanding teacher training school based in Bradford from January 2020.

In line with our Future Teachers Programme, this is the ideal opportunity for any aspiring teachers to secure a Graduate Teaching Assistant position and gain essential experience prior to embarking on a teacher training course.

What is the Future Teachers Programme?

The Future Teachers Programme is designed to help address the teacher shortages across England & Wales by attracting and supporting bright graduates who are considering a career in teaching, but wish to gain practical experience before enrolling in formal teacher training.

How does it work?

Throughout the Future Teachers placement graduate will have the opportunity to secure a teaching assistant role whereby you will work on-site at the school and support pupils in a range of areas and subjects (predominately your subject specialism). This will be a full time role with an allocated school in Bradford where you will undertake a variety of tasks and activities that will give you a good understanding as to the role of a teacher. A significant proportion of these tasks and activities will also benefit your subject knowledge as you will focus on raising pupil attainment, supporting special needs pupils, covering classes, assisting with planning, preparing lessons and developing schemes of work.


This is a paid opportunity whereby you will have the opportunity to earn money (Up to GBP1200 per month) whilst learning and building the skill set required to be successful when you begin your teacher training course.

For immediate consideration please send your CV to Sarah via the link below or contact the Bradford Primary Branch to discuss opportunities in more depth.


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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