Are you a graduate who wants to become a teacher and needs further classroom experience ahead of an initial teacher training course in 2018? Secondary Graduate Teaching Assistant Roles - South London - September Start Academics are looking to recruit strong graduate teaching assistants for a South London Secondary school for a September start. **Graduate Teaching Assistant / Learning Support / Classroom Support Teaching Assistants **Start Date: September 2017 - Full-time Teaching Assistant Role until July 2018 (Full Academic Year) **Great London location **Degree level position **Secondary support required **Full-time **£65 - £70 per school day The following position is specifically for a recent graduate who is looking to further develop their existing experience of working with children/young people. This experience will be vital before undergoing a PGCE/Schools Direct course. The School The school has a very diverse, thriving community atmosphere for graduates. The facilities are outstanding as they moved into a new building in the last few years. The Head aims to deliver an outstanding standard of Education. The Teaching Assistant role is very important in this school. Last year the school achieved their best ever GCSE results with 60% of the students achieving 5 or more GCSEs at A to C level. This London School is improving all the time. This makes it a great place to work for a teaching assistant. The Teaching Assistant Needed The head will require very capable graduates with strong personalities. He likes people who are not only academic but are able to communicate well with Inner London students. A good sense of humour is a specific requirement! People with a background in youth work, coaching, mentoring or specific SEN work is beneficial. These tend to make a very strong Teaching Assistants. The preference is to have English, Psychology or Humanities graduates but he will consider anyone with a strong degree. Application Please only apply if you are able to commit to a full time position which will be for the full academic year. If you are interested in this role and believe you posses the right qualities to be a teaching assistant please send your CV ASAP To Sonny Morcom at Academics.