Graduate Teaching Assistant

Harrow, London
Date Posted:18 May 2019
£70 - £80 per day

Graduate Teaching Assistant

Harrow, London
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Are you considering a career teaching? Is education a passion of yours that you would like to share? Would you like to gain experience as a Teaching Assistant in a busy North London secondary school with a view to commence your teacher training in the near future?

Tradewind Recruitment are currently working with an OFSTED 'Outstanding' Secondary School in the London borough of Harrow, 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 promotes a stimulating and caring environment where students can learn effectively and achieve their full potential at school, and have high expectations about behaviour, respect, politeness and the consideration which should be shown to others. The school values responsibility, initiative and enterprise and build these into their curriculum. The students at this school have a strong sense of purpose, are enthusiastic about learning and are positive about their future.

The successful applicant will:
*Be an outgoing, inspirational individual who is eager to further their own skills and knowledge in a classroom environment
*Be able to build positive relationships with students based on mutual trust and respect, in order to improve student attainment, and personal progression
*Hold a minimum 2:1 degree in any specialism
*Have the drive and aspiration to complete their teacher training after their Teaching Assistant experience

As a Teaching Assistant, you will be responsible for ensuring that the needs of all students are met, and they are provided with a stimulating and encouraging environment to learn effectively. You will be working in both small groups and with individuals who may have a range of differing needs. Some students may have learning difficulties such as ASD, ADHD or Global Delay. Others may have English as their second language or come from low socioeconomic backgrounds and struggle with their behaviour. You will need to be adaptable, flexible, use your initiative and communicate well with the class teacher and SENCO to ensure all students are provided with the support they require.

This school is easily accessible from any direction in London, close to both the Jubilee London Underground Stations and local buses.

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 in any specialism
*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 Harrow, 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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