Graduate learning mentor

Corby, Northamptonshire
Date Posted:18 May 2021
  1. Learning Support Assistant, Teaching Assistant, SEN Teaching Assistant
£70.00 - £80.00 per day
  1. Long-term

Graduate learning mentor

Corby, Northamptonshire

Are you going to be graduating soon and would like to secure work within a local School from September?

Have you worked with children or teenagers who require additional support?

Tradewind is currently working with an academy based in Corby that caters for pupils with social, emotional, and mental health difficulties. They are seeking a graduate who can support pupils on a 1:1 basis from September. The successful candidate will work with primary and secondary aged pupils on a full-time basis initially through tradewind before progressing onto a permanent contract.

  • Graduate Teaching Assistant.
  • September Start.
  • Competitive pay rates.
  • Long term role.
  • Opportunities to progress onto teacher training.

We will be short-listing potential members of staff and arranging initial meetings with the Headteacher after May Half term to secure your placement for the new academic year. If you meet the criteria below, please do not hesitate to get in touch and send across your CV!


  • Degree Qualified
  • Strong communication skills
  • Experience working with children (does not need to be school based)
  • SEN knowledge and experience (highly desirable)
  • Desire to gain in-class experience from a range of excellent teachers
  • Strong, confident personality that will inspire students
  • Keen to get involved with all aspects of school life including extracurricular activities
  • Open to taking on teacher training in the future

How to apply

If you are an inspirational graduate who is looking for a school-based Teaching Assistant role where you can gain paid experience that enhances your CV, then we want to hear from you! Please email your CV by applying below.

Why work with Tradewind?

  • As a Sunday Times Top 100 employer, we are committed to putting candidates & staff first.
  • We employ the best in the business to provide an exceptional service to our candidates.
  • Top rates of pay (all rates are typically inclusive of holiday pay; however, we will happily accrue this upon request).
  • More free CPD courses than any other education recruiter.
  • Awarded REC Audited Education Gold Standard status and we are proudly an Equal Opportunities Employer.

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