Salaried Teacher Training - High-level Teaching Assistant Trainee Needed

Location

London, UK

Sector

Primary

Salary

£19,000 - £27,000 FTE

Job Reference

CT-LD-CH

Subject

KS1&KS2

About the job

‘It must be remembered that the purpose of education is not to fill the minds of students with facts...it is to teach them to think, if that is possible, and always to think for themselves.’ ― Robert Hutchins

A great opportunity has arisen for us to train a talented graduate of any discipline at one of our partner schools in London This is a great opportunity for a graduate with excellent communication skills to take up the role of High-level Teacher Assistant trainee in January 2022. Your main tasks will consist of helping the classroom teaching maintain a healthy learning environment, balancing the classroom teacher’s workload, and helping those who are falling behind and catching them up. If this position sounds good to you, then apply now through Grad2Teach to take the first step to become a fully qualified educator through our Salaried Teacher Training programme.

We have been working with this school on a regular basis for the past few years and our teachers have always told us it is a lovely place to work. The pupils are well behaved and generally are well supported in their studies at home and this is demonstrated in their progression through the school. Last year 100% of Year 6 pupils achieved their target levels for literacy and numeracy. Ofsted most recently graded them ‘Good with Outstanding Features’, with teaching and learning being graded ‘Outstanding’.

Contact Alex on 020 8148 6732 or email your CV to apply@grad2teach.ac.uk for more information.

Requirements

To be eligible for this programme you must meet the following requirements:

  • Have determination, resilience, and a patient, caring attitude.

  • Have a relevant university degree with a minimum of a 2:2 classification.

  • Preferably some experience in a UK classroom.

  • Have the confidence and ability to lead the class.

  • Be able to demonstrate your resilience.

  • Be able to train across all key stages to broaden your skillset.

Benefits

Why choose Grad2Teach as your salaried teacher training course?


As a trainee on Grad2Teach’s salaried teacher training programme, you will receive high-quality, CPD-accredited training. All your training is led by experienced school leaders, including coaching and mentoring.  Grad2Teach will ensure you meet the Teachers’ Standards throughout the salaried teacher training programme.


With Grad2Teach you will work to complete a one- or two-year course, achieving a Post Graduate Certificate in Education (PGCE). You will gain experience working in at least two schools whilst on our salaried teacher training course.


Upon passing Phase 2 of Grad2Teach’s salaried teacher training programme, you will have completed your PGCE and be a qualified teacher with QTS.


In Training Phase 1, you will

  • Receive Grad2Teach-funded training while you work on our 39-week, school-based, salaried teacher training programme

  • Gain invaluable insight into classroom management and teaching practice

  • Receive 24/7 support from our friendly team

  • Receive three Quality Assessment observations from one of our trainers in your employer school

  • Develop an understanding of what it means to be a great teacher

In Training Phase 2, you will

  • Attend 6 training days with our partner university

  • Complete 3 written assessments reflecting on your experience and what you’ve learned so far

  • Cover up to 90% of a teaching timetable within a classroom

  • Work under a dedicated learning mentor who will guide and advise you along your journey

  • Experience two contrasting school placements, allowing you to broaden your experience