Graduate Teaching assistant

  • Job Reference: 1382377944-2
  • Date Posted: 8 July 2024
  • Recruiter: Veritas Education Recruitment
  • Location: Twickenham, London
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Support / IAG, Teaching Assistant
  • Job Type: Contract

Job Description

Teaching Assistant

Start ASAP

Secondary School based in Twickenham

Temp to permanent

A small secondary school based in Twickenham are looking for a Teaching assistant who has a good understanding of SEN, to be able support children age 11-16 across their mainstream classes. The Teaching assistant role starts asap. This role in Temp to permanent after 1 term, for the right candidate.

The school offer a fantastic enrichment programme for staff to be involved in, also homework and after school clubs.

Parking available on site!

Teaching Assistant Responsibilities:

  • Work with students on a 1:1 basis and in small group
  • Carry out assessments and observations as instructed by teachers
  • Support with reading and writing - with a focus on students with special needs.
  • As a Teaching Assistant, the students you support will vary age 11-16
  • Write progress reports for students with SEN and varied abilities

Ideal skills and requirements:

  • B or above in GCSE Maths, English or Science
  • Experience working with children in any setting/ understanding of SEN
  • Experience working in a care setting e.g support worker or healthcare assistant
  • Enthusiastic attitude towards learning.
  • Be pro-active and professional.

Benefits and Progression:

  • Possible teacher training opportunities with the school after 1 year
  • External training and short CPD courses provided.
  • Supportive team of staff to challenge your skills and support personal growth

APPLY NOW If you are interested in working as a Teaching Assistant, please send your CV to Gemma at Veritas Education.

Veritas Education are currently working on various vacancies so even if this one doesn't fit your exact requirements, we may have something more suitable for you. Please send through your CV or give me a call so we can discuss other opportunities.

Veritas Education offer competitive rates of pay


  • All applications are subject to an Enhanced DBS Disclosure, professional reference checks, Overseas Police Clearances (if applicable) in line with our stringent safeguarding policy
  • Your CV must cover the last 10 years of employment history where possible and all employment breaks must be explained
  • You must have legal right to work in the UK
  • You must be willing to attend a registration interview

Veritas Education work with a variety of schools covering a wide geographical area. We deal with teaching placements at Primary, Secondary and college level as well as support staff positions also within these.


'Nothing within the above advert was in any way designed or intended to discriminate on the grounds of age, gender, race, colour, religion, disability or sexual orientation. Veritas Education is an Equal opportunities employer and is proud in the knowledge that all placements are made on merit and suitability. We accept applications from all sections of the community.'