Teaching Assistant - STEM Graduate

Recruiter
EduStaff
Location
Smethwick
Posted
09 Aug 2017
Closes
21 Sep 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

STEM Teaching Assistant - Sandwell

This high achieving secondary school in Sandwell is interested in taking on two STEM graduates to work in Teaching Assistant positions and help mentor their science & maths GCSE students....The perfect role for aspiring teachers.

*** STEM Teaching Assistant
*** Graduate post
*** Long Term/Interim, Full-Time role
*** Position starting September
*** £60 per day

For this Teaching Assistant post, you must be an enthusiastic graduate of science, technology, engineering or maths, who has an impressive academic record with a 2:1 or better in your degree and ideally some experience working with children. The successful candidate will arrive with the aim of becoming a teacher and the confidence to work with young people. You must show the ability to create an encouraging, productive atmosphere and build bonds with both students and fellow members of staff. You will provide an empathetic character and show exceptional professionalism at all times.

As a STEM Teaching Assistant you will be supporting pupils who will be preparing to take their GCSEs, either individually, in small groups or as a class. You will work closely with the class teacher and Head of Year to take responsibility for science & maths intervention programmes, having your own small groups of students outside of the classroom. This school has a system where each of their TAs and LSAs are assigned a talented mentor, in this case your will by supported by an experienced and highly thought of Head of Science.

This well-equipped secondary school, found in Sandwell, has been long established as a reputable and welcoming educational institution, the school has built up some superb relationships with the businesses and organisations in the area, often coordinating on public and school events. It is the first choice for parents in the area.

If you believe you have what it takes to succeed in this Science Teaching Assistant position, apply now! Send your CV and covering letter to David Baker at EduStaff by clicking 'Apply Now'.

Please note: due to the volume of applications, only successful applicants will be contacted.