English Teaching Assistant | Birmingham, West Midlands
English Teaching Assistant - Birmingham
Are you a graduate, with a specialism in English?
Do you want to work in a school where you can gain experience, prior to teacher training?
An ambitious graduate who is rewarded by seeing pupils achieve is wanted to join this well-led secondary school in Birmingham as an English TA.
*** English Teaching Assistant at a supportive secondary school
*** £60 per day
*** Long-term position, Immediate start
In this exciting English Teaching Assistant position, you will be supporting teachers within the department that matches your skills, experiences, and qualifications. In general, you will be assisting with class and non-class based work in a floating role that will benefit both you and the school best. You will be taking on an important responsibility of leading smaller booster groups aimed at providing support for, particularly low or high ability pupils. Part of your role will include forwarding your professional ambitions with access to the school's industry-leading CPD programme. In general, you will be learning the best classroom practice from an experienced SENCO who is keen to share expertise with you. Your role will see you working in perhaps the most popular department in the school due to the fun approach the teachers take to the curriculum. The department works hard to ensure that they are always on top of the latest teaching resources, and enjoy using specialist subject software.
You will need to be a professional English graduate who has earned a second class degree or better and already spent time in a role where you worked closely with children. It is essential for you to possess an encouraging personality and brilliant relationship building abilities. You will have the ability to demonstrate a desire to become a teacher in the near future and bring an impressive amount of enthusiasm to the role.
This multicultural secondary school is found in Birmingham and is easily accessible from a wide range of regular and reliable transport options. It promotes a creative approach to learning and offers exceptional levels of CPD as a 'Training School'. The school was recently reported to be a centre of learning excellence amongst the community. It boasts enviable facilities including an ICT suite and caters for a bumper number of pupils with 'English as an Additional Language'. The hard-work of pupils and the commitment of teachers has led to Ofsted grading the school as 'Good'. This school has developed long-lasting relationships with other establishments in the local community which enhances the extra-curricular activities of the school.
If you agree that this English Teaching Assistant position is the perfect opportunity to take your career to the next level, apply to join this ambitious school in Birmingham today! Click 'Apply Now' and send your CV and covering letter to Luke Bacciochi at EduStaff.
Please note: due to the volume of applications, only successful applicants will be contacted.