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Graduate Teaching Assistant Expiring soon

Teaching Personnel

£325 - 425 per week


Temporary | Full Time



Graduate Teaching Assistant – Tameside

Teaching Personnel have a Graduate Teaching Assistant opportunity at a client Primary school located in Tameside.

This is the ideal opportunity for any graduate looking to gain further experience working within Primary Education prior to considering a teacher training course in the future.

This school borders Droylsden and Ashton, making it accessible from Manchester City Centre via public transport as well as Oldham and Stockport.

  • Full time Graduate Teaching Assistant – January 2021
  • Temporary posts until the end of the school year (July 2021)
  • Working within a supportive school – graded ‘Good’ by Ofsted
  • You can expect to earn £325 - £425 per week
  • Gain invaluable experience prior to starting a teacher training course in the future (PGCE)

This Graduate Teaching Assistant role at a Tameside primary school is the perfect preparation for anybody that is looking to begin a teacher training programme in the future. These teaching assistant posts will not only allow you to gain further experience working within primary education, but will expand your skill set working with primary aged pupils, enhance your subject knowledge and totally prepare you ahead of teacher training.  

Graduate Teaching Assistant Responsibilities;

  • You will lead small group tuition sessions within your specialist subject area
  • Work alongside SEN pupils on 1:1 basis
  • Covering lessons with pre-set work in the absence of the class teacher
  • Receive complete support from senior members of staff and heads of department

Within this role you will be required to support in a range of subjects including; Maths, English and Science. Applicants are required to be educated to degree level and ideally will have previous experience working within primary schools.

This school has modern state of the art facilities and a supportive team of staff. Located in the M34 post code of Tameside the schools have public transport links via tram and bus and is situated just off the M60/A627 for those with their own transport. 

For immediate consideration please send an updated CV to John via the link below or contact the Manchester North Primary Branch on 0161 242 1790 for further information.

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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