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Graduate Classroom Assistant

Teaching Personnel

£305 - 335 per week + +12.07% holiday pay


Temporary | Full Time



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Are you looking to complete a PGCE in the future?

Are you or have you completed your Degree?

Position: Teaching Assistant

Locations recruiting for: Swansea, Neath Port Talbot, Carmarthenshire, Cardiff, Vale of Glamorgan, Newport, Caerphilly, Merthyr Tydfil, Torfaen, Blaenau Gwent, Monmouthshire

Pay: £10.20 per hour including holiday pay, pension and NI contributions.

Contract: Day to day, part time, full time


If you are already considering a career in teaching, this opportunity is for you. Teaching Personnel are offering graduates work in schools as part of a Future Teachers Programme. Placements will be between one term and a full academic year and provide a valuable insight into the role of a qualified teacher to help you decide if this is the career for you, before beginning initial teacher training. During the placement you will work full time and receive weekly pay.

If you are looking to apply to get on the PGCE course, whether in Primary or Secondary, you will be expected to gain some experience working with children prior,  therefore why not let Teaching Personnel help you get the experience whilst getting paid for it too?

What you can expect during your year?

  • A fantastic insight into the world of teaching
  • A sense of your suitability for the profession
  • To feel proud supporting young people in their pursuit of education success
  • To gain an appreication for the challenges and rewards experienced by education professionals as they strive to deliver the best possible outcomes for their pupils.

Your roles and responsibilities will vary based on the type of school you are placed in. However you can expect to: 

  • Carry out several classroom/lesson observations to experience varying teaching styles
  • Plan a lesson for a specific subject or topic
  • Judge the learning outcomes of pupils
  • Provide small group and one-to-one tuition to help raise pupil attainment

Interested? Next steps… To apply for a Future Teachers Placement, simply apply within with a short message and an updated CV.

Applicants will be interviewed and vetted by Teaching Personnel in line with their standard procedures for all applicants seeking work in schools.

All applicants will require the appropriate qualifications and training for this role. Please see for details.

All pay rates quoted will be inclusive of 12.07% statutory holiday pay. This advert is for a temporary position. In some cases, the option to make this role permanent may become available at a later date.

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