English Teaching Assistant - leading on to a PGCE!
English Teaching Assistant - leading on to a PGCE! English Graduate Secondary School Experience (Keighley, Bradford) Are you an English graduate who is keen to build experience in preparation to become an English teacher and would love to spend the full academic year as a Teaching Assistant supporting learners in your subject? Would you be interested in a new role in Leeds as an English Teaching Assistant? If you are keen to work as a Secondary English Teaching Assistant before considering a PGCE or other teacher training, this Teaching Assistant role in a fabulous, central Leeds Secondary school could be perfect for you! The Head of English is passionate about 'growing your own talent', having designed a bespoke programme alongside i-teachers that is specifically designed to help high achieving graduates build paid experience prior to starting teacher training English Teaching Assistant - English Graduate role, 2:1 or above required - Supportive Secondary School - Based in Keighley - close to Bradford and Leeds - Paid experience - earn up to £300 per week - Full Academic year - Training and support given - Perfect PGCE preparation The school want to meet a friendly and ambitious English graduate with a passion to support young people and a strong personal academic record. You will have a caring approach to helping your students reach their fullest potential in this English Teaching Assistant role. You will need to have completed a UK based degree, ideally from a Russell Group University, and have some experience working with children or young people, although not necessarily in a school setting. As a English Teaching Assistant your role will involve you working solely within the English department at the school. The school boasts an excellent career development programme open to all of members of staff, and you will be no exception! The role will involve supporting pupils on a 1:1 and small group basis, and as you progress you will have the opportunity to lead whole class groups, with a focus on Year 11 GCSE preparation. The department is overseen by a fantastic Head of English who will be on hand to help. This welcoming school in Keighley is within easy access by car, train and bus to both Bradford and Leeds. The school has continually delivered great GCSE results especially in Maths and English. It has a stable and successful leadership team and with a proven track record of developing graduates who go on to be very successful teachers. Throughout the year, you will be able to partake in tailored training from both i-teachers and the English Department, to expose you to the requirements of a teacher, fully preparing you for teacher training the following year should you choose to take this path. If you think you have what it takes to succeed as an English Teaching Assistant, apply to join this fabulous school today! Click apply or send your CV and covering letter to Amy at i-teachers.