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Are you interested in working in Education?

Do you hold a high-level degree?

Are you looking to gain valuable experience in a very rewarding and supportive atmosphere?

Are you looking to possibly do a Schools Direct or Teach First program?

If the above statements resonate with you then you’re in luck!

Tradewind is currently recruiting for a graduate Teaching assistant for a Secondary school based in the borough of Wandsworth. This exciting position is available on supply from the beginning of the school year – September 2019 until the end of the school year July 2020.

The school is a proud and successful training school and any candidate that they feel goes above and beyond will be offered a position on their Schools Direct or Teach First programs. This is a great opportunity for someone looking to become a fully qualified teacher while getting experience and outstanding support from a school.

We are looking for:

• An eager graduate who’s looking to being making a positive difference with students

• Someone who will follow direction well as they will be given tasks and targets from the SENCO.

• Someone who has a passion for working with students and is ideally looking to become a teacher in the near future.

Candidates will be expected to:

• Supervise students in the classroom

• Complete tasks given to you by teachers and your line manager

• Do a homework club twice a week

• Be open to working with students with special educational needs

• Is flexible to take on tasks that are necessarily attributed to be a Teaching Assistant

• Who is punctual

The school is a non-denominational, all-ability, co-educational all girls secondary school for 11- to 18-year-olds. They specialise in creative & digital media and information technology. They inspire pride and confidence in their students to achieve their full potential. Everyone in the Academy is responsible for modelling a positive and professional attitude at all times.

By registering with Tradewind, we can offer you:

• We attract top education talent and in return offer top rates of pay

• We care about your training and development more than any other agency – which is why we can offer you more certified CPD courses than any other education recruitment agency, 25 to be exact! That’s 18 more than our next nearest competitor

• Great referral scheme – recommend a friend and earn up to *£100

• Full interview preparation and assistance – so you’re fully prepped and confident, increasing your chances of success

• Help with lesson planning - our support doesn’t stop once we’ve secured you a placement

• Online Portal for your timesheets and log your availability

• Free social and networking events to get to know your peers and consultants

To join us and be successful in this Teaching assistant role you will need to:

• Have or be willing to apply for an Enhanced DBS Disclosure, Overseas Police Clearances (if applicable) and professional reference check.

• Your CV must cover the last 10 years of employment history where possible and any employment breaks must be explained

• You must have the legal right to work in the UK

Our client is looking to conduct interviews at the beginning of next week, please click ‘Apply now’ to be considered for this great position as Graduate Teaching Assistant in Wandsworth or for more information about the role, contact Seema Parbat on (phone number removed) /

We look forward to hearing from you and helping take you on the next step of your teaching career.


Tradewind Recruitment is a Sunday Times Top 100 employer – stopping at nothing to ensure our candidates, clients and employees come first. At Tradewind you will have access to 25 fully certified CPD courses, that’s 18 more than our next nearest competitor, all focused on making you the best you can be. We have the very best people available to take your call and look after you every step of the way. We pride ourselves on exceptional service and take the time to really get to know you. Put simply; we listen, we learn, we deliver. Why? Because our people matter most.

We specialise in matching Teachers and Support Staff to their dream job, and help Primary, Secondary and SEN schools recruit for a wide range of roles across our 11 offices in the UK, including: London, the West Midlands, the North West, East Anglia, the North East, the South West, Yorkshire, the Midlands, Herts and Bucks.

Awarded REC Audited Education gold standard - Tradewind Recruitment are committed to Safeguarding and are also a proud Equal Opportunities Employer
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