Graduate Teaching Assistant - Southwark

Posted by TSR Education Ltd 04/06/2020

SE1, Old Kent Road, Greater London
£30,480 - £49,571/annum
TSR Education Ltd

Graduate Teaching Assistant - September 2020

Have you recently graduated and are looking to gain experience in a school?

Are you possibly thinking about your next career opportunity?

Have you ever thought about becoming a teacher?

Are you interested in a future role working in the education sector helping children?

If you have answered yes, then this might just be the perfect role for you!

The Supply Room are currently recruiting for one of their client Primary Schools located in Bermondsey, the London borough of Southwark.

The Ofsted 'Outstanding' Primary school are currently looking for Graduate Teaching Assistants to join their team in September 2020. The role is open to recently graduated candidates as well as candidates with relevant childcare experience. The school are looking for individuals who will be committed to teaching and supporting a class, and who will be available full-time from the start of the new academic year.

- 'Outstanding' Primary School

- September 2020

- Contract: Long-term; Full-time

- 3 form-entry

- Location: Bermondsey, Southwark.

The school believe in creating a learning environment that is exciting, challenging, safe and happy for everyone. Unlocking the potential of every child to help them achieve both in their academic learning, and as they grow into young adults, is what they strive for as a school. They pride themselves on being a friendly, welcoming school, and this can be seen immediately once you walk through their doors. Teachers and staff members aim to support children through a broad and balanced curriculum that targets basic skills as well as depth of knowledge and understanding across a wide range of themes and contexts.

Being part of a federation, they recognize the potential of every individual to achieve excellence. They strive to positively address underachievement within either schools, and have very high expectations for all members of their school community.

The school was judged Outstanding in all areas in 2015. Since then, the school continues to strive for improvement in order to ensure that all children who enter through their doors have the best learning experiences that provide them with a rich education that prepares them for secondary school and beyond.

They are looking to appoint multiple graduate teaching assistants across their primary school to start in September 2020. Individuals who are hardworking, energetic, and passionate about working with children and can ideally bring something unique to the classroom environment, and the school abroad. You will be helping the pupils, parents, teachers, and the school to establish a supportive and nurturing learning environment in which each child can make an expeditious academic improvement and form habits of excellence.

This role is the perfect opportunity for a recent graduate who is looking to gain school experience before progressing into teaching. They have supported teaching assistants in the past to gain their qualifications and who are now valued teachers at their school. If you are thinking about potentially doing a PGCE at some point, this would be an ideal opportunity for you.

What you will need:

  • A Bachelor’s degree or overseas equivalent (2:1 or above).
  • An Enhanced DBS on the update service (or be willing to apply for one).
  • x2 Graded References from previous employers.
  • Relevant SEN training or additional qualifications are desirable, but not essential.
  • Childcare experience within a school, tutoring and/or sports coaching an advantage.

If you think you are suitable and fit the above-mentioned criteria, then please don’t hesitate and send your CV through to the Supply Room now! Successful candidates will be contacted in due course and video interviews arranged.

The Supply Room is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and expects all staff to share this commitment. Successful candidates will be subject to enhanced DBS checks and references.

Let's find your Classroom!

Contract, Temporary
Start Date:
September 2020
Contract Length:
Full Academic Year
Job Reference:
TA 54-01-31-50
Job ID:

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