Graduate Teaching Assistant

Graduate Teaching Assistant

  • Location


  • Sector:

    Junior , Infant

  • Salary:

    £350 - £375 per week

  • Contact:

    Chris Pont

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  • Published:

    4 months ago

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Primary Graduate Teaching Assistant – Thetford– Start ASAP

Are you a graduate who is interested in training to become a primary school teacher?

Would you like to experience the classroom first before committing to a teacher training programme?

Step Teachers is supporting a primary school in Thetford, Norfolk who is looking for an enthusiastic and highly energetic graduate (any subject) to work as a teaching assistant. With the experience gained, you will be given the opportunity to train with Grad2Teach from September 2022.

The successful graduate teaching assistant will need to have a passion for working with young people and be committed to instiling a love of learning within the children which will develop them into life-long learners.

The successful graduate must:

  • Have a degree with a 2:2 or above
  • Have a GCSE in English, Maths and Science at Grade C or above or prepared to study towards this grade
  • Be passionate about education/teaching
  • Be able to inspire and motive
  • Have high expectations for students learning, achievement and behaviour
  • Be passionate about making a difference in the lives of young people
  • Be creative, friendly and approachable

The opportunity:

  • Primary School in Thetford
  • Full-time role, Monday - Friday – Start ASAP
  • Chance to gain invaluable classroom experience before teacher training
  • Leading on to Qualified Teaching Status with our sister company Grad2Teach

This is a wonderful opportunity for aspiring teachers in Norfolk and definitely one not to miss.

Candidates will be subject to a variety of checks including an enhanced DBS check, full references including your most recent employer and eligibility to work in the UK. Step Teachers are fully committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff to share this commitment.

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