Psychology Graduate Teaching Assistant


£80 - £90 Per Day

Full Time


Smethwick, West Midlands


Posted around 1 month ago

Expires In 1 Month

Job Description
Psychology Graduate Teaching Assistant
A primary school in Smethwick is seeking a dedicated Graduate Teaching Assistant to join their SEN unit, providing tailored support to a child with complex needs. This role offers a rewarding opportunity to make a significant impact on the child's educational journey.
Position: Graduate Teaching Assistant (Psychology)
Location: Smethwick
Start Date: September 2024
Duration: Until the end of the academic year
Salay: £80 - £90 per day
  • Working on a 1:1 basis with a specific child within the SEN unit.
  • Providing comprehensive support across all aspects of school life to facilitate the child's learning and development.
  • Implementing strategies to address the child's individual needs and promote their academic progress.
  • Collaborating closely with teachers and other staff members to ensure a cohesive approach to the child's education.
  • Monitoring the child's progress and adjusting support strategies as necessary.
  • A degree in Psychology or related field.
  • Experience working with children, particularly those with complex needs.
  • Strong interpersonal skills and the ability to build rapport with children and colleagues.
  • Patience, empathy, and a genuine passion for supporting children's learning and well-being.
  • Flexibility and adaptability to meet the evolving needs of the child and the school environment.
Application Process:
To apply for this position, please submit your CV and a cover letter outlining your relevant experience and why you are interested in this role. Shortlisted candidates will be contacted for further assessment. Please note that this position is subject to enhanced DBS clearance and satisfactory references.

The Education Network Offer:

Our specialist team have a combined experience of over 25 years and have unrivalled reputation within the education market, taking great pride in the extremely high service levels that we provide to both our schools and our candidates. Our service is honest and efficient and, in addition to our recruitment solution, we offer the opportunity for additional training and development for our candidates. You will also receive personalised career support from the team.

The opportunity to work in friendly, caring and supportive atmosphere where every child matters. Highly supportive, committed and hard working Consultants who will endeavor to find assignments suited to your needs.
An opportunity to extend your professional development as well as excellent rates of pay.

The Education Network is committed to safe guarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people. Appointments will be subject to our stringent vetting procedures, including enhanced DBS checks and references.-
The Education Network is committed to Safer Recruitment and recruits to Compliance standards. Any appointment will be subject to an enhanced DBS check in addition to other safeguarding checks. The Education Network is an equal opportunities employer. The Education Network is acting as a recruitment agency in relation to this vacancy.
Due to the expected high-volume of applications we receive only short-listed candidates will be contacted within 3 days.

Luke Bacciochi

0121 272 7285

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