Science Teaching Assistant. Job in London Education & Training Jobs

  • Job Reference: 1380801923-2
  • Date Posted: 6 July 2024
  • Recruiter: Veritas Education Recruitment
  • Location: London
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Support / IAG, Teaching Assistant
  • Job Type: Contract

Job Description

Are you a Science graduate looking for your next adventure? Veritas Education are on the lookout for a talented Science graduate who want to work within the education field. If you want to make a difference and get some experience working in a secondary school environment, please apply below.

Veritas Education are working with a supportive and welcoming secondary school in Walthamstow, North-East London are looking for graduate teaching assistants starting in September to support the staff and students. This is a fantastic opportunity for people to develop their skills in the education sector, good hours, in a relaxed environment with great structure support offered by the staff. The school is flexible with an inclusive ethos which ensures there are consistently high expectations for all. They are looking for a proactive and enthusiastic individual who has experience working within a secondary environment.

This is for a September start, with interviews/trials in July.


  • A Bachelor's degree in a Science subject
  • Interest in working with children (specifically with SEN)
  • Experience working with secondary school children (age 11-16) in some capacity
  • Right to work in the UK
  • Either have or be willing to get an enhanced DBS on the update service, plus provide two references


Exact responsibilities will depend on role but may include:

  • Working with children aged 11-16 operating classes in various subjects.
  • Helping children with special educational needs
  • Engaging with students for 4-5 periods
  • Treating children with respect and kindness


If you are interested in this position, or would like to hear more, please apply below!


  • 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.'