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Teaching Assistant

Job description

Oldham Secondary school are seeking to hire an experienced graduate to support students within all lessons across Key Stage Three and Key Stage Four.

Do you have a passion for working with young people, and supporting their learning? Are you considering completing a PGCE in the future and wish to gain invaluable experience before doing so? This position will include working with students in small groups and on a 1:1 basis, covering lessons in the absence of the class teacher, and supporting the teachers in ensuring every student is engaged throughout lessons.

The large mixed comprehensive Secondary school is located near to the M60, and is accessible via public transportation links. They stress the importance of preparing students for every stage of their school life, and this will be an integral part of the appointed Teaching Assistant’s role.

  • Full time opportunity, September start
  • Attractive daily rates of pay, up to GBP70 per day depending upon previous experiences
  • Fantastic opportunity to enhance future PGCE applications
  • Full support from Senior Leaders within school

It is essential to be considered for this position, that you have previous experience working with students aged 11-16. You will be assisting both students and teachers to ensure that teaching and learning is accessible for all.

To apply for this post, please send a full CV via 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. 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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