Graduate Teaching Assistant

Posted 6 days ago by Teaching Personnel

£61 - £70/day

* Graduate Teaching Assistant in Cardiff *

*2 Secondary school roles – Starting January 2022*

*Working with pupils that need additional learning support*

*Ideal role for graduates looking to become Teachers, Intervention Tutors, Education Psychologists, Mental health/Youth support workers*

*Up to £70per day - dependant on qualifications, references and experience*

A Cardiff Secondary School with easy transport links including rail and bus for public transport users and an onsite car park for drivers are seeking degree level educated teaching assistants confident in supporting pupils for 2 roles starting ASAP. Alongside providing support in the mainstream school this school provides education for pupils that are in need of additional learning support.

This teaching assistant role consists of supporting secondary aged pupils across KS3 & KS4; successful candidates must be confident in academic support and able to engage young people in learning. Your personality will be a key factor to you being successful in this role, the school are looking for individuals that have the ability to build relationships quickly with a positive outlook on the challenges a school may throw at you. After a difficult couple of years due to COVID you must be able to provide a dynamic level of support which includes emotional and behavioural support.


  • Degree educated – Relevant experience also advantageous
  • Experience/interest supporting secondary aged pupils
  • Available 8:15 - 3:30pm Mon - Fri
  • Confident in academic and social support of pupils
  • Be able to Commit to a long term, full time placement
  • A resilient approach to pupils who may show signs of challenging behaviour

If you are thinking about school based work but are unsure on how to take the first steps Into education then take a look at what our current candidates are saying about us:

“I have been working with the company since May 2021. Communication has been excellent from head office. They always ask for my feedback following a placement and take time to consider what my preferences are in terms of my desired job role (sometimes teaching assistant and at other times cover supervisor) They are also considerate when it comes to the location of the school you visit. Thanks to Mike and the team in Cardiff I have been fortunate to be placed in a school I really enjoy. I highly recommend Teaching Personnel to anyone looking to work in various school settings.”

If you are interested in this or any other role we have then please get in touch with the Cardiff Secondary branch by sending through a current CV via the link provided.

All applicants will require the appropriate qualifications and training for this role. Please see (url removed)/faqs for details.

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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