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Teaching Assistant - Science Graduates/Future Teachers

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Teaching Assistant - Science Graduates / Future Teachers

Are you a due to be a Science graduate this summer and looking to pursue a career as a secondary Science teacher but don't know where to start?

Would you like to earn money whilst gaining experience as a Science Graduate Teaching Assistant/Cover Supervisor in one our partner secondary schools across East Sussex and have the opportunity to begin a teaching training programme with the same school?

Teaching Personnel are currently looking for Science undergraduates who are due to complete their degree this summer and have aspirations of becoming a secondary Science teacher, to join our Future Teachers Programme from September 2019! See below for more information.

The Future Teachers Programme is a scheme designed to help tackle the current teacher shortages we have across England and Wales, and allows graduates to secure employment as a full time teaching assistant or cover supervisor for a year before having the opportunity to progress onto your teacher training with one of our lead training schools to become a Science teacher!

Highlights of the Future Teachers Programme:

  • Full time Teaching Assistant role or Cover Supervisor role for upcoming Graduates of Science - starting Sept 2019.
  • Paid TA/CS experience for 12 months whilst you gain a range of teaching skills and knowledge - Earning up to £1500 per month!
  • Opportunity to progress onto a teacher training course with the same secondary school from Sept 2020.
  • Great way to decide if secondary teaching is the career for you!

As a Science Graduate Teaching Assistant/Cover Supervisor, you will engage in a range of tasks to get a full feel of what it would be like to be a Science teacher, from supporting pupils with their studies in small groups and 1:1, to assisting class teachers across all departments including your Science specialism and getting involved with planning/delivering your own lessons! You will be well supported every step of the way from starting your new role as a Science Graduate Teaching Assistant, through to the completion of your teaching training.

If you are due to graduate this summer in a Science related subject and are considering a career as a secondary Science teacher, we want to hear from you! To apply to our Future Teachers Programme, please submit your CV via the link below or call the West Kent/East Sussex Office for more information.

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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