Economics Graduate Teaching Assistant

60.00 - 65.00 GBP Daily
13 Jul 2017
10 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Economics Graduate Teaching Assistant

Are you a graduating soon with a degree relating to economics?

Perhaps you have considered a role in accountancy or banking, but the thought of teaching has sparked a passion to really make a difference in the world?

Maybe you're undecided as to whether you would be well-suited to a career in education and want to gain paid experience prior to fully committing to a teacher training course the following year?

- Economics graduate wanted
- Support KS5 learners
- GBP300 per day / GBP60 per day
- Mon-Fri school working hours
- Excellent experience to go on to train to teach
- Superb support throughout school
- Experience what teaching is really like!
- September start for the academic year

As you may be aware economics teachers are in demand, yet there are limited teacher training places available so competition is high. This economics graduate teaching assistant position will enable you to gain the necessary and valuable experience ready to gain a place on a teacher training route.

This fantastic secondary school with a sixth form is situated close to Birmingham and is easily accessible via both bus, train and car. There is also a large and free on-site car parking for all staff. You will be given excellent and bespoke training and advice from the head of department who will be your mentor throughout the year, giving you excellent knowledge and widening your understanding of education.

At the beginning of the year you will initially be supporting in class in a teaching assistant role, helping KS5 economics students to reach their potential within the classroom. Following on from this role and once your experience and confidence has developed you will be given the opportunity to take control of some economics lessons, providing useful suggestions towards lesson planning, and on occasion delivering some cover lessons. Once your year at this fantastic school has been fulfilled you will have the opportunity to train to teach through the school's teacher training, or if you prefer you will have enough experience and knowledge to go on to a PGCE course to train to become an economics teacher.

Apply today for this economics graduate teaching assistant position by clicking 'apply now' and sending your CV to Natalie at i-teachers today.