Science Specialist Teaching Assistant

Recruiter
Hays
Location
Staffordshire
Salary
Competitive
Posted
13 Aug 2017
Closes
14 Aug 2017
Job Type
Graduate
Contract Type
Permanent
Job Description:

Science specialist required for Intervention teaching at high achieving secondary school in Birmingham Your new company A driven, inclusive and high performing secondary school in South Birmingham are looking for a Teaching Assistant to join their team of forward thinking and ambitious teachers in the Geography department. They enrich and stimulate pupils academically and have a wide variety of subjects that are supported holistically for the success of its pupils. Your new role This job in Birmingham will require you to work within the science department as a Science specialist Teaching Assistant, working closely with pupil premium students in the preparation for their GCSEs. You will primarily be working with small groups, and on a 1 to 1 basis, using your subject knowledge to guide them to achieve their highest potential results. You will be required to work from in line with the class teacher carrying out science interventions, giving regular progress reports to the head of department. What you'll need to succeed To be successful in this teaching assistant job you will be educated to degree level, specialising in Science and be familiar with the KS3/4 National Curriculum. It is essential to have proven referenceable experience of working within a school setting within the past two years. You will have excellent communication skills and be driven and ambitious. Experience working within the Science department is desirable. What you'll get in return You will be offered a competitive rate of pay, and will work within a supportive and energetic team. Both Hays and the school offer candidates excellent training opportunities. This job is also ideal for a graduate considering a career in teaching to gain paid experience before enrolling on a teacher-training course. What you need to do now If you're interested in this role, click 'apply now' to forward an up-to-date copy of your CV, or call us now. If this job isn't quite right for you but you are looking for a new position, please contact us for a confidential discussion on your career.