Graduate Teaching Assistant - Sandwell

West Midlands
300.00 - 325.00 GBP Weekly
19 Jun 2017
17 Jul 2017
Contract Type
Graduate Teaching Assistant - Sandwell

This outstanding Sandwell secondary school is looking to recruit a full-time graduate teaching assistant for the new academic year. Ideally you will be a recent graduate looking to gain school-based, paid experience prior to embarking upon a career within education, potentially within teaching or education psychology.

Do you have a degree in a core subject degree? Or perhaps in psychology?

Considering becoming a teacher, or educational psychologist, but want to gain paid experience first before fully deciding?

Looking to gain experience from outstanding teachers at an outstanding Sandwell secondary school?

Graduate Teaching Assistant - Sandwell

- Full-time, full academic year
- GBP300 - GBP325 per week
- Superb teachers & SENCO to learn from
- Graduate role
- Core subjects or Psychology graduate
- Potential for school-direct the following year
- Friendly & supportive staff team
- High attaining learners
- Interviewing soon for a September start

Graduate Teaching Assistant - School Information:

Located in the borough of Sandwell, this outstanding Sandwell secondary school is looking to appoint a number of graduate teaching assistants to support their learners to reach their high potential. The school is a large 11-18 school with exceptional and modern facilities, recently refurbished with large open classrooms and up-to-date IT facilities including an Apple Mac suite where learners can produce music, edit videos and complete other creative activities.

All classrooms are equipped with newly installed interactive whiteboards and classes are of a smaller than average size with approximately 25 learners within each class. This is so learners can have a quality education and more access to their class teacher. Each department also has a dedicated and high-achieving graduate teaching assistant who assists the teacher collaborating with planning, as well as supporting learners inside the classroom but also within interventions.

Graduate Teaching Assistant - Role Information:

As a graduate teaching assistant you will be matched to the department which best suits your subject knowledge and degree subject. The school is looking for a graduate in the following subjects: mathematics, English, Humanities and Science. The school is also looking for psychology graduates who are interested in supporting learners with special educational needs, either on a 1:1 basis or in small group interventions. In this graduate teaching assistant role you will be supported by the head of the department you work within who will give you excellent advice and guidance, helping you to broaden your knowledge of what it is like to be a teacher/SENCO. The experience gained in this type of role has enabled a number of graduates in the past to gain invaluable experience and grow in confidence, helping them to secure coveted places on PGCE courses or even with the school direct programme.

Graduate Teaching Assistant - Application Process:

To be considered for this role or any others similar, simply send your CV and cover letter to Natalie Symes at i-teachers today. If successful you will be contacted to discuss the role in greater detail, following on from this the registration process will be fully explained.

If you'd like to chat about this role first feel free to give Natalie Symes a call at i-teachers!