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English Graduate Teaching Assistant

Are you a English Graduate looking to possibly get into Teaching?

Do you have a real passion for your subject and are looking to inspire the next generation?

Step Into Teaching have a fantastic opportunity for someone who is looking to gain experience with a wonderful secondary school based in Milton Keynes. This school is high achieving, successful and has high expectations for every student. The school needs someone who can work across KS3, KS4 and KS5 in the English department and be the extra support students need to help them reach their full potential.

The Opportunity:

  • Reading Mentor
  • School based in Milton Keynes
  • £450 - £480 weekly – term time only!
  • Full time role for the full academic year
  • Gain classroom experience first before training to become a teacher

The Successful candidate must:

  • Must have a English degree or related (2:2 or above)
  • Must have a passion for education and your specialist subject (English)
  • Understand the English curriculum for KS3 and KS4
  • Must be able to commit for the full academic year (July 2024)
  • Be able to keep students engaged and motivated
  • Be enthusiastic and confident within the classroom
  • Have strong communication skills
  • Be passionate about making a difference in the lives of young people

You will be working alongside with classroom teachers (KS3/KS4) and the head of English to help support students with their learning and help them reach their full potential along with improve their academic performance. You will lead intervention/revision sessions, support students on a 1:1 and small group basis (inside & outside the classroom) as well as create revision material and resources for students to use.

If this opportunity is something you'll be interested in, then apply today!

How to apply:

Click 'Apply' and email your CV to Millie @ Step into Teaching. This role requires a DBS check.

***We aim, as a matter of courtesy, to respond to all applications within 5 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, we encourage you to please apply for any other position that you may see in the future.***


    Milton Keynes
    £450 - £480 per week (Term time only)
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Do you have UK GCSE 4 (grade C) or above in English & Maths (for primary science also required)