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Graduate Teaching Assistant


Job Description:



Graduate Teaching Assistant


  • Teaching Assistant
  • Y1
  • Full-time
  • September 2024 - July 2025
  • Southwark Primary School

We are currently looking for a graduate teaching assistant to join a really lovely school in East Dulwich to support a Year 1 Class.

The Roles

As a Teaching Assistant you will be supporting the teacher and working with small groups of children as required as well as some 1:1 support with under achievers. You will have good literacy and numeracy skills, and a genuine passion for working with children. 

Prior classroom experience is not essential, but you must have worked with primary age children in some capacity. The school are looking for an enthusiastic, fun practitioner with good communication skills and the ability to take direction as well as using initiative. You will have good support from the school's SEND coordinator and class teachers and training will be given.

This role is offered as an ongoing contract from September 2024 to July 2025.

The school

The school is located within walking distance of East Dulwich station and is very popular within the local community. They want to see all pupils progress regardless of their starting point. Pupils feel safe at school, enjoy their education and become confident and positive members of the community. 

If you are interested in this Teaching Assistant position, please apply with an up-to-date CV 

We have a policy to respond to all applications within three working days. However, because of the volume of applications, we are sometimes unable to reply to individual enquiries. If we have not contacted you within this specified time your application has been unsuccessful on this occasion. Philosophy Education is a Recruitment Business and is advertising this vacancy on behalf of one of its clients.


  • Job Type

    Contract, Full Time

  • Work Authorisation


  • Industry Sector Education
  • Years Experience

    Less than 1 year

  • Career Level

    Experienced (Non-Manager)

  • Educational level

    Bachelor's Degree

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