Teaching Assistant - Gifted & Talented

03 Oct 2017
25 Oct 2017
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Teaching Assistant - Gifted and Talented - East Birmingham - Starts ASAP

Are you a high achieving Graduate that is focused on forging a career in education and would like to support Gifted & Talented pupils as a Teaching Assistant?

Would you welcome the chance to join a school as a Teaching Assistant with the opportunity to work with the school's most able pupils?

If you want more than just 'classroom experience' on your further teacher training application, this Teaching Assistant role at a high achieving secondary school in Birmingham is what you have been searching for.

***Teaching Assistant position in Birmingham
***1 Year Fixed Term, Full-Time role at a welcoming secondary
***Position starting immediately
***Applicants must have a minimum of a 2:1 in Maths, English or Science
***Daily Rate of GBP60
***School Direct opportunity available

Person Specification

This position would suit a graduate who has excelled in their academic studies and has achieved a 2:1 or better in your degree and previous experience supporting children in a similar role. You should have excellent communication skills, that are able to be as effective within the classroom as well as the staffroom. You will have the ability to demonstrate a desire to begin a successful career in education through hard work and determination. The successful candidate will have a burning desire to kick-start their ultimate ambition and become a Teacher in the near future.

About the Role

This Teaching Assistant position involves acting as a mentor for your pupils, taking some out of lessons for 1:1 tuition and teaching others in group sessions. The school have found that Graduates make the perfect mentors for their gifted and talented pupils as they have the recent experience of University and can transfer that knowledge and ambition to their pupils. Your support will also be needed in the department that best suits your degree, allowing you to assist teachers in delivering outstanding lessons to students.

If you agree that this is the perfect place to start your career, apply for the Teaching Assistant role at this exciting secondary school in Birmingham, Click 'Apply Now' and send your CV and covering letter to Patrick at EduStaff.