Science Graduate (Biology) - Teaching Assistant

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LocationSouth London
SalaryPaid £80 - £90 per day + Healthcare Package
Closing date17/07/2021
HoursFull Time - Term Time
ContractLong Term
Graduate | Long Term | Teaching Assistant (SEN / General)

Science Graduate (Biology) – Teaching Assistant & Schools Direct – South London


Q – Are you a Science Graduate (Biology), looking to train as a teacher?


Q – Are you looking to gain valuable class based experience ahead of your training?


If so, look no further!!


We are currently looking to recruit a confident, bright and hard working Science graduate (Biology) to join a popular and supportive secondary school as a Secondary Teaching Assistant.


The school is a fantastic mixed comprehensive (mixed – 11-18yrs) located in the South London (Sutton). Graded GOOD by OFSTED, the school is supportive and has a brilliant reputation with its staff, pupils and parents.


If successful, you will join the schools talented support team on a long term, full time basis; tasked with supporting pupils in their learning. You will have the opportunity to work across KS3, 4 and 5 (11-18yrs) supporting pupils and eventually teach some science lessons (Biology).


Developing your skills and experience in such a role, is the PERFECT preparation for training as a Science Teacher in 2021/22!!


Want to find out more? Please continue reading…


Role Description:

  • Science Teaching Assistant – Secondary Teaching Assistant 
  • Strength in Science – particularly in Biology (up to A Level)
  • Work within a large & successful Science department 
  • Support in class and eventually plan, prepare and deliver small group sessions
  • Provide 1:1 support for marginalised students
  • £80-£90 per day PLUS impressive healthcare package
  • Long Term & Full Time – ASAP until July 2021
  • After a successful year – opportunity to embark upon schools SCITT


Person Specification:

  • A future Science Teacher! 
  • You must be a Science graduate with a 1st Class or 2:1 degree 
  • Specialism / strength in Biology is of real interest 
  • Candidates must have impressive A Level & GCSE results
  • You must be passionate about Science & learning
  • Ability to explain complex concepts well 
  • You will need to be patient, empathetic & compassionate
  • Have a versatile & positive approach to teaching & learning


School Information:

  • Ofsted ‘Good’ Secondary School
  • Popular & highly sought after school
  • Supportive team
  • Fantastic track record of teacher training & development
  • 1,600 pupils on roll
  • Mixed – 11-18years – Inclusive
  • Located in Sutton – South London
  • Good transport links – Zone 4
  • Thameslink – connections to Elephant & Castle / Wimbledon
  • Excellent, state of the art facilities


If you are a Science graduate, with your sights set on developing your school based experience as a Teaching Assistant within such a reputable and supportive school; ahead of your teacher training – GET IN TOUCH TODAY!


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Science Graduate (Biology) – Teaching Assistant & Schools Direct – South London