Graduate Teaching Assistant

Date Posted:06 May 2021
  1. Learning Support Assistant, Teaching Assistant, SEN Teaching Assistant
£70.00 - £75.00 per day
  1. Long-term

Graduate Teaching Assistant


Graduate Teaching Assistants - Bedfordshire

Are you a recent graduate who is interested in education and considering taking on teacher training in the future? Would you be keen to get paid, in-class experience where you can learn from excellent teachers in a fast-paced primary school setting?

Tradewind is currently seeking for graduates across Bedfrodshire who can start a year-long paid role starting this September in one of our excellent schools!!

***Graduate Teaching Assistants required

***Beds Primary Schools in Luton, Dunstable and Bedford

***Roles start September 2021 for the whole academic year - £70 per day

***Open to all graduates with a 2:1 or above

***Some schools can offer teacher training on successful completion of T.A year

Every year Tradewind St Albans works with hundreds of graduates to get their first experience and opportunity of working in a class-based position across Bedfordshire and Hertfordshire. These roles are based at a variety of primary schools and offer an excellent introduction into the world of education and teaching! No experience is necessary but a strong academic background, confident and vibrant personality plus a hard-working ethos is!

As a Graduate Teaching Assistant, you can expect to receive the following:

A fantastic class-based experience in a fast-paced Primary School.

  • A paid role at £70 per day that will start in September and last for the whole academic year (based on satisfactory performance).
  • A huge opportunity to gain experience from first class teachers daily.
  • Access to professional development via both the school and Tradewind.
  • A possible opportunity to go on to do teacher training via a school-based teacher training programme or the support of a head teacher's recommendation if applying for a PGCE.

The Graduate Teaching Assistant role requires:

  • A passion for education and a desire to work in a class-based role supporting students of all abilities and backgrounds to make sustained progression.
  • A strong degree (ideally at least 2:1), solid A-Level and GCSE grades
  • A confident personality and the ability to engage pupils from all backgrounds

This is an exceptional opportunity for graduates who are considering teaching as a future career!

Click 'Apply now' to be considered for this Graduate Teaching Assistant opportunity and we will be in touch to discuss the next steps.

Why work with Tradewind?

  • As a Sunday Times Top 100 employer, we're 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're proudly an Equal Opportunities Employer

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We are proud to be listed in the Sunday Times Top 100 Companies to Work For, for the 4th year running!

We're proud to be a small part in the biggest challenge, educating the next generation.