Graduate Teaching Assistant - Primary School in Balham, SW London
Have you recently graduated with a 2:1 or above?
Are you searching for a platform to kick start your career in education?
Are you an aspiring teacher hoping to gain classroom experience before undertaking your teacher training?
A Primary school in Balham, South-West London is currently recruiting for a teaching assistant. The teaching assistant would be working alongside the teacher helping the children with their learning. This is an exciting opportunity for a recent graduate to develop their experience within education. A graduate with a degree graded 2:1 or above is ideal for this role and a graduate with some previous experience working with children is desirable. This relevant previous experience could include childcare, tutoring, helping within a nursery, in a sport setting, charity or in a similar classroom setting.
* 1 year contract
* Competitive Pay Rate
* Teaching Assistant role
* Graduate applications welcomed
* Great platform for aspiring teachers
* Ideally some experience working with children in a similar setting
The Primary school in the South-West of London are looking for dynamic teaching assistants who are energetic and passionate about their input into a child’s education. Ideally the teaching assistant will have previous experience either in a similar role or working with children in some other environment. The teaching assistant will be supporting the children in their numeracy and literacy within Key Stage 1 and 2 and the teaching assistant’s primary role will be to ensure each child is fulfilling the learning objective for each lesson.
A graduate with a strong educational background is required for this role including GCSE’s in Maths and English (C or above).
The daily rate will be from £60-£75 per day.
Teaching Assistant criteria:
* Graduate (ideally 2:1 or above)
* Desirably have previous experience working with children
* Good education background (GCSE’s in Maths and English)
* Can commit to position for one academic year minimum
There are also extensive opportunities to support children with Special Educational Needs if this was to be something the graduate was interested in or passionate about.
This is a fantastic platform for aspiring teachers to gain valuable experience in preparation for completing their teacher training the following year. This is a teacher training school meaning that successful TAs can consequently be enrolled on to the School’s Direct Teacher Training Route.
If you are a Graduate, aspiring to become a teacher and you are interested in this position, please submit your updated CV.