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Graduate teaching assistant – Widnes Secondary School

Are you a graduate interested in pursuing a career as a secondary teacher? Would you like to gain further experience working within secondary schools prior to beginning a teacher training course?

If so, Teaching Personnel are currently working on behalf of our client school in Widnes to recruit a number of graduate teaching assistants ahead of the new academic year.

  • Full and part time graduate teaching assistant positions available from Easter 2020
  • Working within a Roman Catholic secondary school which is a lead teacher training school
  • Supporting the learning of pupils across a range of subject areas including; Maths, English and Science
  • Up to GBP300 per week whilst gaining invaluable experience

The Headteacher of this school wishes to appoint a number of graduates who are keen to promote learning and can encourage his pupils to reach their full potential. Applicants are required to be educated to degree level (All subjects welcome to apply) and will ideally have transferable or direct school based experience supporting pupils aged 11-16. The successful applicants will hold a number of responsibilities including; working on a 1:1 basis with pupils who have been identified to require additional support within their studies, working closely with pupils making their transition from primary to secondary (year 7) as well as providing additional tuition support to GCSE pupils preparing for examinations.

This Roman Catholic secondary school falls under the Liverpool Diocese and holds an excellent reputation. Located in Widnes, the school is on the outskirts of Wigan town centre making it easily accessible via car or public transport from the surrounding areas; Liverpool, Wigan, Warrington and Prescot. This is a rare opportunity to work within this prestigious Catholic Secondary school and join a supportive and friendly team of staff.

Whether you are a graduate passionate about a career in education or considering a teacher training course in the future please register your interest straight away. Email your CV to Greg via the link below or contact the Liverpool Secondary Branch for further information.

Interviews are starting soon, if you are interested in this position and have the relevant qualifications please send your CV to or call Greg at the Liverpool Secondary Branch on 0151 244 5430 for more information


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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

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