Teaching Assistant

Bedfordshire, England, gb
Company: Teaching Personnel
Category: Office and Administrative Support Occupations
Published on 2021-08-01 18:10:31

Are you an experienced Teaching Assistant or Graduate?

Do you have a passion for Education and Supporting Students across Mainstream and SEN?

Would you be able to make a difference to Secondary age pupils?

We have an opportunity for a General Classroom Teaching Assistant to join a growing Secondary School in the East Bedfordshire area seeking Level 1 and Level 3 Teaching Assistants to join them for the new Academic Year, from September. 

You will be involved with supporting generally in the classroom, and providing 1:1 and small group support to SEN pupils and mainstream pupils who require additional support in their learning process. 

This will be a fantastic opportunity for Graduates to get into teaching, or for a new challenge for an experience Teaching Assistant looking to support Year 7 through to Year 11, before they progress into Secondary level. This would initially be a temporary role, with the opportunity to go permanent based on performance. 

About the school:

The School are part of a successful Trust which will provide you access to a wealth of CPD and training to support you into the education sector from academic sector, with an excellent and established English Department to make you feel welcome into their Staff cohort. This is a reputable Trust who invests their additional funding in support their pupils to achieve their very best and believe Graduates can have a positive impact on this learning journey. 

This is a 12 to 18 school with a roll approaching 1,000 students, including Sixth Form. The school is highly accessible for commute from areas such as Cambridge, Bedford, Stevenage, Milton Keynes and Peterborough, all within 45 minutes travel time.

The school is ready for an expected expansion in numbers due to these demographic changes, and their new science centre was opened in September 2017 and has provided the additional 13 classrooms needed.

While Ofsted is only on measure of a school, in our last inspection they were judged a good school.

They are embarking on an ambitious programme to raise standards, transform their curriculum and help our students realise what they are truly capable of achieving and would like a new English Graduate and Tutor to be a part of this growth.  

Please apply with your updated CV below if you are available or interested in this position.


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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.

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