Geography graduate – Teaching Assistant Opportunities - Manchester

Have you recently graduated with a Geography degree, excited about beginning career in teaching but need some experience in a school before going on to Teacher Training?

Perhaps you are unsure what career path to take and would like to try something different?

i-teachers are searching for talented and ambitious Geography graduates passionate about education, who would like the opportunity to work in a school to gain some paid experience for the full academic year. 

We work with a number of outstanding schools in Manchester who will provide you with the training and support you need prior to teacher training, or even help you secure a rare school direct place!

This is an excellent opportunity for a Geography Graduate who wants to develop and showcase their skills in the Humanities Department.

  • Paid £300 per week
  • Manchester/Stockport location
  • Geography Graduate
  • Starting September until July 2018
  • Long Term/Full-Time position
  • Supportive School Leadership teams

Person Specification

For this role you must:

  • Have recently graduated with a minimum 2:1 degree
  • Possess excellent communication skills
  • The ability to engage pupils with challenging and creative tasks
  • Have a genuine passion for education

About the Role – Geography Teaching Assistant

During the course of the academic year, you will assigned specifically to the Geography department. You will play a key role in the schools intervention strategy, supporting struggling students who need that extra help outside of the classroom with booster sessions or 1:1 support. You will work alongside inspirational teachers in order to raise outcomes for pupils. You will build relationships with specific pupils who you will be a ‘key worker’ for in order to break down any barriers to learning. This role includes a mixture of pastoral and academic responsibilities so the ability to communicate with students effectively is essential.

Do not hesitate to send your CV and covering letter to Holly at i-teachers right away to be considered for this role! Alternatively if you require more information, please call 0161 660 9942 for more information.


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