Geography Graduate - Paid school-based experience to support future Teacher Training applications!
Have you recently completed a Geography degree and are now exploring what to do next?
Were you inspired by your Geography Teachers at school and now want to inspire the next generation to consider careers within Geography?
Here at Edustaff, we specialise in launching the careers of educational professionals.
We are working alongside a progressive Secondary School in Sudbury to appoint a confident, enthusiastic and inspirational Geography Graduate to join the school's Geography department for the next academic year in the first instance.
***Geography Graduate required to work at a supportive Secondary School in Sudbury
***Geography Teaching Assistant/Geography Intervention Tutor/Geography Instructor/Geography Academic Mentor
***Starting straight away and running until the end of the academic year initially
***One full year of paid experience within a Geography department
***Perfect platform to apply for Geography teacher training in the future
***£65-£88 per day (dependant on role)
The successful applicant will be tasked with tutoring and mentoring small groups of students within the school's Geography department; helping to increase confidence and attainment levels. With support and guidance from the qualified Geography teachers within the department and once you feel confident enough to do so, you will get the opportunity to team-teach and potentially plan and lead your own classes as a Geography Instructor.
When not running intervention sessions or leading classes, you will be tasked with supporting the department as a Geography Teaching Assistant, getting the opportunity to observe how qualified teachers plan and deliver lessons. You will also get an insight into marking and assessment.
There will be opportunities for the successful Geography Graduate to transition on to teacher training within the school from September 2020 so aspiring Geography Teachers should certainly apply for this role!
Geography Graduate Specification
- You will need to have obtained a 2:1 or first-class honours degree grade within a Geography based degree subject. Accounting, Statistics, Finance, Economics, Engineering and Physics graduates can all be considered for this role.
- GCSEs of C or above within English, Geography and Geography will also be required.
- Previous experience working alongside the 11-16 age range would be preferable although applicants who do not have experience but have a passion for Geography and are able to demonstrate their suitability to inspire others will still be considered.
- You must be considering a career as a Geography Teacher and be looking for school experience prior to applying for teacher training
Starting straight away and commencing until the end of the academic year in July, this Geography Teaching Assistant role is the perfect way to prepare you for an exciting career as a Geography Teacher by allowing you to earn hands-on experience in a modern and exciting secondary School in Sudbury.
Click Apply Now to submit your application and start the process. For further information about the role or about Edustaff and the support we offer to graduates considering a career within teaching, please call the East Anglia office and ask for Matt Burgum.
Please note: due to the volume of applications, only successful Geography Graduates will be contacted for this Geography Graduate Academic Mentor role in Sudbury