Graduate Teaching Assistant needed in Wandsworth Are you a recent graduate searching for a teaching assistant role where you can develop your classroom experience? Would you like to gain invaluable experience in the classroom before undertaking your PGCE? Are you enthusiastic and passionate about supporting young people's learning? A friendly, welcoming Primary school in Wandsworth are searching for two teaching assistants to join them from September 2017. Each graduate will be offered a 1 year contract beginning in September 2017. The Primary school is in South-West London and is easily accessible by public transport. The Primary school are looking for: Graduate Teaching Assistant for a Year 1 classroom (supporting the teacher and children) SEN Teaching Assistant - supporting a child in Year 4 with ASD Successful teaching assistant applications will be educated to a degree level, desirably achieving a 2:1 or above. Experience working with young people with SEN or in another setting is also desirable for these positions. If you are a graduate interested in education, please do apply. This is a fantastic opportunity! Ideally the SEN Teaching Assistant will have experience working with autism whether it be voluntary or paid work. A graduate may also be considered to conduct their teacher training at the school the following September (2018). For a graduate fresh out of university this is an outstanding opportunity to kick start your career. The Primary school are offering an excellent platform for graduate teaching assistants to gain invaluable experience in the classroom. This will be highly beneficial in the beginning of your teaching career. The SEN Teaching Assistant role will require someone who is confident in their behaviour management skills and that can handle challenging behaviour in an appropriate manner. A graduate with no experience will be considered providing they are confident and dedicated. A successful teaching assistant will be pro-active and reliable and will commit to the full academic year. Interviews and trial days will be commencing on Monday 17 th July onwards for this graduate teaching assistant role. Each successful graduate will be contacted shortly. Please send through your updated CV along with a personal profile ASAP.