Graduate Teaching Assistant

Camden, London
Date Posted:20 May 2019
£70 - £80 per day

Graduate Teaching Assistant

Camden, London
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Calling all First-Class Graduates with an interest working in education! Are you a graduate with a strong academic background, an outgoing personality and are passionate about education? Has teaching been a consideration of yours? If you answered yes, then this great Camden school would like to hear from you!

Tradewind Recruitment are currently working with an excellent Secondary School in the inner London borough of Camden, who are seeking hardworking and ambitious graduates, wanting to commence their careers in education this September. This is a full time, long term Teaching Assistant position of one academic year.

This school nurtures independence and provides the individual support, enabling students to develop self-confidence and reverence, and matches their strong focus on academic excellence with a solid commitment to personal, social and emotional development. Their lively and spirited student cohort is encouraged to be tolerant and respectful of others and to become responsible citizens of the wider community.

The successful applicant will:
*Be a confident and understanding individual, with a passion to help young minds develop
*Engage, inspire and encourage students to achieve their full potential, both academically and emotionally
*Hold a minimum 2:1 degree in any specialism
*Want to use this opportunity as a Teaching Assistant to gain class-based experience prior to commencing teacher training

Working in small groups or on a one to one basis you will help support students from a range of backgrounds. This school has a proportion of students who are from low socioeconomic backgrounds and in many cases have English as their second language, meaning they join the school at lower than expected ability levels. You may also be supporting students with additional learning needs including but not limited to ASD, ADHD or Dyslexia.

This school is easily accessible from any direction, close to both the Jubilee line and Overground trains.

In return, the school offers Continued Professional Development, and the opportunity to see if a career in education is for you. They boat state of the art facilities, excellent extra-curricular and enrichment activities for their students, and an environment in which their staff are respected and well cared for by a supportive and encouraging Senior Leadership Team.

By registering with Tradewind, we can offer you:

*We attract top education talent and in return offer top rates of pay
*We care about your training and development more than any other agency - which is why we can offer you more certified CPD courses than any other education recruitment agency, 25 to be exact! That's 18 more than our next nearest competitor
*Great referral scheme - recommend a friend and earn a brilliant bonus!
*Full interview preparation and assistance - so you're fully prepped and confident, increasing your chances of success
*Help with lesson planning - our support doesn't stop once we've secured you a placement
*Online Portal for your timesheets and log your availability
*Free social and networking events to get to know your peers and consultants

To be successful in the Teaching Assistant role you will need to:
*Hold a minimum 2:1 degree
*This position is subject to an Enhanced DBS Disclosure, Overseas Police Clearances (if applicable) and professional reference checks
*Your CV must cover the last 10 years of employment history where possible and any employment breaks must be explained
*You must have the legal right to work in the UK

Click 'Apply now' to be considered for this great position as a Teaching Assistant in Camden, Greater London. Or for more information about the role, contact Caitlin Cranwell on 0207 845 5450 option 2 /

We look forward to hearing from you and helping take you on the next step of your education career.

The footer - Tradewind Recruitment is a Sunday Times Top 100 employer - stopping at nothing to ensure our candidates, clients and employees come first. At Tradewind you will have access to 25 fully certified CPD courses, that's 18 more than our next nearest competitor, all focused on making you the best you can be. We have the very best people available to take your call and look after you every step of the way. We pride ourselves on exceptional service and take the time to really get to know you. Put simply; we listen, we learn, we deliver. Why? Because our people matter most. Awarded REC Audited Education gold standard - Tradewind Recruitment are committed to Safeguarding and are also a proud Equal Opportunities Employer.

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