Graduate Teaching Assistant - Secondary School - North London
|Job Type||Contract (Long Term)|
|Area||North London, UK|
|Sector||Secondary Education - Support Staff/ Supervisor|
|Salary||£65 - £75 per day|
|Start Date||September 2017|
*** Graduate Teaching Assistant ***
*** Secondary School ***
*** "Good" Ofsted ***
*** North London, Haringey Borough ***
*** September 2017 Start ***
We are working with a Secondary School Academy in North London, Haringey, with a "Good" Ofsted, that are currently looking to recruit a graduate teaching assistant to start in September 2017 on a year's contract initially.
The successful candidate will be working under the instructions of the Special Educational Needs Coordinator and Subject Teachers, assisting pupils who are on the SEN register, of all ages and abilities from Key Stage 3 to 4.
You will be expected to work in mainstream classes providing in-class support across the curriculum to students and also monitoring and managing poor behaviour to maintain class control and pupil focus. You will also work on a 1:1 basis with specific students, assisting them with their class work up to GCSE level. Other responsibilities include monitoring the behaviour and progress of small groups working on a supported curriculum and also assisting students with statements of special educational needs with their work in mainstream classes, under the instruction of the class teacher.
The school is a harmonious, diverse and caring community where the students work hard, respect each other and behave well, whilst supporting each other's learning in class. The academy has excellent, brand-new facilities which are used by enthusiastic and experienced teaching staff, allowing them to give students the appropriate level of support to enable them to succeed academically and socially.
This role would be perfect for graduates interested in pursuing a PGCE or Teacher training program in the future, who are looking to increase their experience working in schools.
The school is near a tube and an overground station and is also accessible by a number of bus routes.
Key skills and experience needed:
- Previous support work within a school or other transferable child-related experience
- A firm presence and strong behaviour management
- Previous one to one, small group work and/or whole class support
- Professional manner
- Enthusiastic, friendly, patient and determined approach
- Experience or knowledge within special educational needs
If you are interested in this challenging and rewarding position, please send your CV to Tom Meredith at Veritas Education.
Veritas Education are currently working on various vacancies so even if this one doesn't fit your exact requirements, we may have something more suitable for you. Please send through your CV or give us a call so we can discuss other opportunities.
*** Veritas Education offer competitive rates of pay ***
Veritas Education are actively working with schools in Havering, Barking and Dagenham, Redbridge, Newham, Waltham Forest, Hackney, Tower Hamlets, Islington, Camden, Westminster, Kensington and Chelsea, Haringey, Enfield, Barnet, Harrow, Brent, Hillingdon, Ealing, Hounslow, Hammersmith, Richmond, Kingston, Croydon, Merton, Lambeth, Southwark, Lewisham, Greenwich, Bexley and Bromley.