Graduate Teaching Assistant

Islington, London
Date Posted:03 Aug 2019

Graduate Teaching Assistant

Islington, London
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The school has 4 positions available are hoping to find some young, enthusiastic and engaging graduates to help inspire and push their students. You will be working as a general Teaching assistant across all year groups and running small intervention booster classes to help your allocated students reach and surpass their attainment goals.

The school has most recently been graded as Outstanding and they wish to keep striving for excellence in years to come. They want to develop confident learners with "growth mindsets" who understand that achieving success requires effort, practice and perseverance.
They encourage children to develop their understanding of the learning process so that they recognise that:
*Learning is not always quick and easy
*Learning involves effort
*Learning involves making mistakes
They work hard to develop in children the characteristics which will enable them to become independent, lifelong learners.

*Understanding how pupils learn and develop
*Effective use of technology to support learning
*General understanding of national/foundation stage curriculum
*Ability to self‐evaluate learning needs and actively seek learning
*Ability to motivate pupils
*Ability to problem solve
*Ability to work constructively as part of a team, understanding classroom
roles and responsibilities and your own position within these.

*Good literacy skills - GCSE Grade C or above in English Language; Level 2
*English or above; or equivalent Global delay experience
*Good numeracy skills- GCSE Grade C or above in Maths; Level 2 Maths or
*An honours degree (preferably Upper Second) or equivalent
*Up to date First Aid training
*Up to date Safeguarding training

*8:00AM to 4:00PM
*Graduate Teaching Assistant
*Small intervention classes as well as general Teaching Assistant work
*Rate is between £70 - £80 per day based on experience
*Preparation & planning for booster classes
*ASAP start with view of going permanent

Arsenal station is a stones throw from the school - there are also various busses that drop you near the grounds
There are various opportunities for forward progression at this school. They strongly believe in Continued Progress Development so will be investing in your education to make you even stronger in your position.

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All Candidates that apply must have a degree and an interest in becoming a Graduate Teaching Assistant.
The position is subject to an Enhanced DBS Disclosure, Overseas police Clearances and professional reference checks. Your CV must cover the last 10 years of employment history where possible and any employment breaks must be explained.

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