Job description


  • Entry level
  • No Education
  • Salary to negotiate
  • London


Graduate Teaching Assistants Croydon - September 2018 start £65 - £85 per day depending on role and experience South London and surrounding area September 2018 start We are seeking several Graduate Teaching Assistants to fill a number of vacancies we have from September 2018.The roles will vary from full-time, long term jobs to part-time and ad-hoc daily supply roles. The role of a Teaching Assistant will be to assist the class teacher with the smooth running of the classroom. Helping prepare resources, assisting with groups to help all ability pupils engage. In some instances, you will also be working 1-2-1 with pupils of lower ability or have specific Special Needs requirements. A strong background in Maths and English, both written and verbal. The ideal candidates will either be educated to a degree level standard or have experience working with primary aged children as a Teaching Assistant or specific SEN experience. You will have good behaviour management skills and be adaptable and flexible to think fast and remain calm under pressure. You will also be pro-active and be a part of the whole school ethos. THE SCHOOLS:The schools we work with vary from small 1 form entry schools to large 5 form entry schools.In most cases the class size will be around 30 pupils.the schools may vary from Local Authority maintained schools, Academies, Independent and Free Schools.The standard of the schools we work with vary from outstanding schools to Inadequate.The ability of the pupils will vary so being able to differentiate would be beneficial. ABOUT YOU:The ideal candidate will be educated to a degree level standard or have specific TA/SEN primary school experience.You will be open and flexible to be put forward for a number of roles, from group work to working one on one with pupils.Be flexible to attend trial days and interviews on short notice.Be passionate about working with children and want to make a real difference to their education.Be calm, professional and have a team ethic as well as being to work under own initiative ABOUT VERITASWe can offer competitive rates, in most cases more than other agencies. Half term and termly pay reviews. Professional, honest service. Candidate reviews:, on call consultant available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week Regular job opportunities Social events HOW TO APPLY: Shortlisted candidates will be required to attend a full registration interview prior to any interviews or trials to ensure all vetting and safeguarding procedures are adhered to.If you are successful and looking for the long term, full-time work option, in most cases you will be required to attend a trial day or trial week and if both yourself and the school are happy, you will be offered the post.If you apply for roles during half term or summer holidays, the schools will ask for a short interview which may include a Maths and English skills test. If you are interested in hearing more about our roles or if you would like to apply, please follow the process below and submit your CV. APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS FOR VERITAS EDUCATIONAll applications are subject to an Enhanced DBS Disclosure, professional reference checks, Overseas Police Clearances (if applicable) in line with our stringent safeguarding policy Your CV must cover the last 10 years of employment history where possible and all employment breaks must be explained You must have legal right to work in the UKYou must be willing to attend a registration interview Veritas Education work with a variety of schools covering a wide geographical area. We deal with teaching placements at Primary, Secondary and college level as well as support staff positions also within these. Disclaimer'Nothing within the above advert was in any way designed or intended to discriminate on the grounds of age, gender, race, colour, religion, disability or sexual orientation. Veritas Education is an Equal opportunities employer and is proud in the knowledge that all placements are made on merit and suitability. We accept applications from all sections of the community.'

  • education
  • teacher
  • teaching