Graduate Teaching Assistant

Waltham Forest, London
Date Posted:15 Sep 2019
  1. Teaching Assistant
  1. Long-term

Graduate Teaching Assistant

Waltham Forest, London
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The roles are full time to start in September 2019 until the end of the academic year in July 2019 and have scope to continue into the next academic year 2019/20.

The headteacher of this fantastic school would like to appoint enthusiastic graduate teaching assistants to support pupils with special educational needs. The role will involve 1-1 support as well as whole class support in KS1 and you will also be required to work with small groups of pupils around reading, writing, maths and social skills. Some of these children have special complex learning needs and you will be required to gain a good understanding of their learning needs and support with the necessary interventions. For this role you will need to demonstrate an interest in child development and child psychology.

The school is a friendly, welcoming place to work and the team value inclusion, the arts, and have the children at the heart of everything they do.

If you are a graduate with a qualification and/or experience working with children or are interested in teacher training this job could be perfect for you.

The school is looking for Graduate Teaching Assistants who:

*Have a good academic background, ideally a 2:1 degree
*Have an engaging, confident approach
*An interest in child development and child psychology
*Previous childcare experience

The person

This role requires someone who is:

*Confident interacting with children
*Able to manage small groups
*Excellent level of Grammar, English
*A friendly, positive personality
*Committed to a long-term role

The role

Graduate teaching assistant

Leytonstone, Waltham Forest

The school offers

*CPD -on the job training and development
*The school is rated good by Ofsted
*Teacher training (schools direct) opportunities within the school
*Full time - potential for a permanent appointment after 1 year
*Long term role - potential for a permanent appointment at the end of the school year

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 up to *£100
*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

The job role

Long term, 5 days per week
Term time only
£70 - £80 per day-based on skills and experience
8.30am - 4pm

Click 'Apply now' to be considered for this great position as Graduate Early Years Teaching Assistant, Waltham Forest Greater London, quoting reference 234212
Or for more information about the role, contact Maddy Watson on 0207 845 5450 /

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