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Academic Specialist Teaching Assistant Jobs in South West London | £60-70 p/day | Starting September 2017

I am looking for Maths, English and/or Science specialist Teaching Assistants to work in secondary schools based in Wandsworth, starting September 2017 on a long-term basis. A number of secondary schools in South West London are looking to appoint specialist teaching assistants to join their staff and provide cross curriculum support to students across Key Stages 3, 4 and 5.

Your new role

You will be working with pupils across KS3, 4 and 5 as an academic mentor. You will need to be comfortable supporting students at GCSE and A ‘level, focusing on those striving to raise their academic attainment. Your role will be to support students on a 1-1 basis and run small group interventions supporting low ability and gifted and talented pupils. You will often be liaising with Heads of Departments and the school SENCOs. Experience of supporting students with a variety of SEN and Behavioural Difficulties is ideal but not essential. These positions offer real scope for training and professional development as well as an opportunity to make a real contribution to the education of individual students.

What you'll need to succeed

  • Ideally be educated to a degree level in either English, Maths or Science
  • Hold grades C or above in English and Maths at GCSE level
  • Have experience working with young people in a school setting
  • Be committed, flexible and able to use own initiative
  • Be able to demonstrate strong behaviour management skills
  • Have excellent communication skills
  • Remain enthusiastic and maintain a positive outlook
  • Be a patient and an understanding supporter to vulnerable students

What you'll get in return

You will receive a competitive salary with training opportunities and have a rewarding career where no two days are the same. You will receive free, up to date safeguarding and child protection training. You will also enjoy working with our partnership secondary schools and have the possibility to advance your career.

What you need to do now

If you are interested in this Academic Specialist Teaching Assistant role, click ‘apply now’ and please send you up-to-date copy of your CV to Kavita Amin, or call us now on 02072598770.


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Talk to Kavita Amin, the specialist consultant managing this position, located in Victoria

Ebury Gate, 23 Lower Belgrave Street, London, SW1W 0NT

Telephone: 02072598770

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