Graduate Teaching Assistant

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North West
£1,000 to £1,300 per month
Teaching Personnel
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Graduate Teaching Assistant

Teaching Personnel are working in partnership with a large Secondary academy in Salford. The school are currently recruiting for a full-time Graduate Teaching Assistant to join their support team for the new academic year, starting in September 2019 for twelve months.

This position is perfect for a recent University Graduate looking to pursue a career in Secondary teaching, as it provides significant experience before entering into a teacher training programme.

* Graduates of all specialisms are welcome to apply for this position
* There a number of support roles available including English, Mathematics and Science
* Number of pupils with disabilities or SEN (Special Educational Needs)
* The role will include working alongside the class teacher in supporting students within the classroom
* Include covering lessons in the absence of the class teacher
* Gain substantial experience prior to beginning teacher training
* Dependent on previous experience, earn up to �300 per week
* Work within a large Secondary academy with a Good Ofsted rating

As a Graduate Teaching Assistant within our client school, responsibilities with include working alongside children who require additional support including children with disabilities and SEN. Other responsibilities will include working with the class teacher to support the class, as well as covering their absence when needed. This experience will boost future opportunities for teacher training applications and may result in a direct school placement, depending on success.

Our partner Secondary academy has recently been refurbished through the Salford Schools Development Programme, and has established learning techniques to facilitate learning that is inclusive for all students. Graduate Teaching Assistants will work within their specialist departments, however there will be the opportunity to work within the open learning spaces throughout.

Located in the Eccles region of Salford, our client academy can be accessed via the A580. For non-drivers, the academy is situated close-by to Eccles train station with direct links from Bolton and central Manchester.

Graduates of all specialisms are urged to apply for this position. For immediate consideration, please submit a full CV to Megan Knight. To obtain further information, please contact the Manchester West Secondary Office on the contact number provided below;

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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Contact Details:
Teaching Personnel
Tel: 0161 242 1799
Contact: Nicola Pollitt

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