ARE YOU A GRADUATE LOOKING FOR AN IMMEDIATE TEACHING ASSISTANT POSITION? DO YOU WANT TO BEGIN YOUR TEACHER TRAINING IN SEPTEMBER 2018 BUT ARE LOOKING TO WORK AS A TEACHING ASSISTANT BEFOREHAND? Graduate Teaching Assistant - Lewisham ** Graduate Teaching Assistant / Learning Support / Classroom Support Teaching Assistant. ** Start Date: September - Full-time Teaching Assistant Role to July 2018 ** Key Stage 1/2 Teaching Assistant **Teaching assistant wanted **Degree required- 2:2 or higher **Lewisham **Primary position **End date - July 2018 **Full-time teaching assistant wanted **£65/£70 per school day The School This is an excellent four-form entry primary school in Lewisham. Teaching is of an Ofsted "Good"standard and pupil behaviour is "Outstanding". Leadership and management is also "Outstanding", making this an excellent school for a teaching assistant to grow into a teacher. The Teaching Assistant Post You will be joining a key stage two class as a general teaching assistant with the responsibility of supporting all pupils within the class. Literacy and numeracy will be your main focus and you will work with groups of pupils to help them make progress in these areas. The teacher will look to you to take on further teaching assistant responsibility as the year progress and as you develop in confidence. There may be situations where you conduct small group teaching assistant sessions to reinforce key curriculum concepts. Furthermore, some pupils in the class may need additional teaching assistant support due to their additional learning difficulties- dyslexia/ADHD/ADD. Who Should Apply for this Teaching Assistant Post? The school is looking to attract a very specific teaching assistant candidate - a graduate with relevant education experience. You must also be considering an initial teacher training course the following academic year, after a successful post as a teaching assistant, in September 2018. Schools Direct placements may be offered to teaching assistants who excel and show the correct aptitude in their practice. The position is due to start in September and will be full-time to July 2018. If you are not available to work on a full-time basis then you will not be consider for the post. As an individual, the school will be seeking confident and efficient teaching assistants who conduct themselves with a proactive approach. You should be the type of teaching assistant who looks to go beyond their expected responsibilities, helping in all areas of the school so you become an effective member of its daily routine. Teaching Assistant Application Graduates considering applying for this teaching assistant position should do so immediately. Respond to this advert with a CV that includes youR education, up to university or beyond, and education related experience.