Graduate TA, Brighton and Hove

Closing date:Expiring in 2 days

Portslade Aldridge Community AcademyBrighton and Hove

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Start date: September/October 2019
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: SCP 5-6 £18,795 to £19,171 FTE
Contract term: Permanent

We believe the most effective way to experience all aspects of school life is to be based in a school environment, learning to teach with expert classroom practitioners.  Our school based Teaching Assistant placements, covering secondary phases, can be your first step on the journey towards a job as an outstanding educator.  We can offer you invaluable classroom experience to help develop your knowledge and skills ahead of initial teacher education.

We expect that many of our graduate teaching assistants will go on to complete their Initial Teacher Education (ITE).  In the last two years we have had four TAs from PACA go on to teacher training and also go on to work with Speech and Language Therapists in London.

PACA can offer you the opportunity to:

• Earn a salary whilst gaining invaluable classroom experience and support

• Start your career alongside some of the best practitioners in education

• Develop your leadership skills and gain invaluable classroom experience

We look for talented and driven individuals who are passionate about their subject and who share our belief that every child should have the best possible education, enabling them to fulfil their potential and decide their own future.

Hours 8.00am – 4.00pm Monday-Thursday and 8.00-3.30pm Friday, term time only.  

Please complete an application form, which can be downloaded from our website, and send with a supporting letter outlining how your previous experience would enable you to fulfil this role to Sheila Cahill, Executive Assistant at 

Closing date: 19th September 2019

The Principal reserves the right to interview an outstanding candidate prior to the closing date without notice.

More about Portslade Aldridge Community Academy
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary with sixth form
Funding status: State - Academy
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 11 - 19 years
Denomination: Non-denominational
Address: Chalky Road, Portslade, Brighton, East Sussex, BN41 2WS, United Kingdom. View in Google Maps
Telephone: +44 1273 416300
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About Portslade Aldridge Community Academy

Welcome to Portslade Aldridge Community Academy (PACA), a thriving 11-19 school rated Good by Ofsted (2016). Our results have been consistently improving for over three years and our Progress 8 score (0.3) ...