Graduate Teaching Assistant
As a Graduate Teaching Assistant, you will play a crucial role in helping students reach their full potential. Collaborating closely with teachers, your responsibilities will include providing classroom support and delivering targeted interventions to students requiring additional assistance. You will create a positive learning environment, foster student engagement, and promote inclusive practices.
At this mainstream secondary school, they have a clear vision and specific goals guiding their educational approach. By joining this team, you will actively contribute to these goals and make a meaningful impact on our students' lives.
The school provide excellent resources and a supportive environment with high standards of student behaviour. This school is renowned for its positive atmosphere, where students genuinely enjoy coming to school, feel safe, and exhibit exemplary behavior. As a member of the team, you will thrive in a collaborative and professional working environment, where your dedication and hard work will be valued and acknowledged.
Your responsibilities will include:
Classroom Support: Collaborate with teachers to provide assistance and support during lessons, helping to create a positive and inclusive learning environment.
Individualized Support: Deliver targeted interventions and tailored support to students with special educational needs (SEN), ensuring their specific learning requirements are met.
Behaviour Management: Assist in maintaining high standards of pupil behaviour, promoting positive conduct and a respectful classroom atmosphere.
Academic Support: Aid students in their academic progress by providing one-on-one or small group tutoring, reinforcing learning concepts, and offering guidance with assignments.
Differentiation and Inclusion: Adapt teaching materials and strategies to meet the diverse learning needs of students, promoting inclusion and ensuring equal access to education.
Progress Monitoring: Assist in tracking and assessing student progress, recording observations, and providing feedback to teachers and parents/carers.
Classroom Preparation: Help prepare learning materials, set up equipment, and organize resources to support effective teaching and learning.
Collaboration and Communication: Work closely with teachers, SEN coordinators, and other support staff to share information, exchange feedback, and contribute to the development of individualized education plans (IEPs).
All applicants will require the appropriate qualifications and training for this role. Please see the FAQs on the Protocol Education website for further 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.
Protocol Education is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. We undertake safeguarding checks on all workers in accordance with the DfE statutory guidance ‘Keeping Children Safe in Education’, this may also include an online search as part of our due diligence on shortlisted applicants.
We offer FREE online safeguarding and Prevent Duty training to all our workers. All candidates must undertake or have undertaken a valid enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check and subscribe to the DBS Update Service.