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Below is a range of opportunities available for anyone who is interested in taking up the role of a teaching assistant. A learner support position is available to any individual who is highly interested in teaching and working with students to help them achieve their academic targets.

Ideally, this role is made specifically for anyone who has a passion for learning, tutoring, educational research, and teaching. As a teaching assistant, you should also be patient both in learning and in dealing with students in the classroom. You should also learn to be empathetic towards the students assigned to you for tutoring.

This position also demands that you learn to communicate effectively with students in other to promote learning and understanding of whatever you are teaching. Creativity is also a core necessity in this job; you should be able to engage and communicate with students at an appropriate level and also have an outstanding ability to keep things interesting in your classroom at all times.

An excellent team working ability is also required for this position if you want to excel as you will be assigned to work with other support staff, class teachers, and other professionals in the different university departments. A good organizational skill and good flexibility will also come in handy when you take upon this role. 

Apart from the general attributes of a graduate teaching assistant, there are other basic educational requirements, which include but not limited to:

  • Basic numerical skills.
  • A bachelor’s degree in any desired field from a recognized educational institution.
  • An appreciable knowledge of and understanding of computer usage.
  • Fluent in basic English language.

Teaching assistants also play a key role in any educational institution and colleges, universities, and graduate schools are not excluded. As a teaching assistant, you will form a vital frontline in the educational system of any institution you choose to work with.

Some key responsibilities you will take on include;

  1. Assisting the teacher/lecturer to deliver lessons to students in the institution.
  2. Be actively involved in guiding and monitoring students educational progress.
  3. Carrying out administrative duties such as preparing of student’s classroom resources and supplies.
  4. Reinforce lessons presented by head teachers by reviewing study materials with students occasionally.
  5. Assist head teachers to conduct and mark examinations of students.
  6. Help head teachers and even professors develop good institution approved course plans.
  7. Prepare presentations for lectures.
  8. Schedule and maintain regular office hours to meet with students.
  9. Attend lectures scheduled by the teacher who you are assisting.
  10. Supervise student’s activities efficiently.
  11. Attend training sessions or professional workshops in other to gain better knowledge and advance in your field.
  12. Deliver tailored teaching activities to students either on a personal basis or in general.
  13. Take upon any other role or play any other part in the university as this job may demand.
  14. Collaborate with other teaching assistants to actualize the colleges set standards.

There is also the advantage of developing and improving in your desired field when you take upon this role, who knows you might just become a great teacher through this career. So if you meet the above requirements, hurry now and start an application and you will be glad you did.

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Examinations Assistant

Derby,UK

Derby College

£18,800.00 - £18,800.00 Per Year, per annum

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School Admin Assistant, Fixed Term, Part Time

Leeds,UK

Leeds City College

£17,363.00 Per Year, Pro Rata, Pro Rata

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Learning Support Worker (SEN)

Widnes [Cheshire]

Riverside College

£19,655.00 - £19,655.00 Per Year, pro rata for this term ti...

03 Dec 2019 12:00

Riverside College are looking for a Learning Support Worker to support students in the SEN department by helping them to fully engage in learning activities.

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Learning Support Assistant

Brighton [East Sussex]

Greater Brighton Metropolitan College

£6,455.00 - £6,455.00 Per Year, £6,455 per annum (Increment...

01 Dec 2019 23:59

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Senior Learning Support Assistant (ASD)

Bracknell [Berkshire]

Activate Learning

£20,383.00 - £22,180.00 Per Year, Pro rata per annum

18 Dec 2019 23:59

We are looking for a Senior Leaning Support Assistant to join our friendly team at our Bracknell campus.

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Learner Support Assistant

Chesterfield

Chesterfield College

£7,327.78 - £7,537.80 Per Year, (£17,201 - £17,694 pro rata...

18 Dec 2019 23:59

Opportunities have arisen to join the Personal Development and Welfare team in the role of Learner Support Assistant

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Maritime Progress Tutor

Blackpool

Blackpool and The Fylde College

£19,912.00 - £24,197.00 Per Year

05 Dec 2019 23:59

An opportunity has arisen to come and work for one of the UK’s leading FE Colleges, graded outstanding by OFSTED. We excel in offering high quality, t

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MIS Assistant

Derby,UK

Derby College

£18,800.00 - £18,800.00 Per Year, per annum

01 Dec 2019 23:59

Fixed-term position until 31/12/2020 We are seeking an exceptional individual to join our Management Information Services team at Derby College. As MI

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Learning Support Assistant, (Reduced Year) (Part Time), Fixed Term

Leeds,UK

Leeds City College

£17,363.00 Per Year, Pro Rata, Pro Rata

29 Nov 2019 23:59

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Customer Experience Assistant

Leeds,UK

Leeds City College

£17,363.00 Per Year

29 Nov 2019 23:59

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Hourly Paid Learning Advisors in Foundation Studies (SEND)

Watford, Hertfordshire

West Herts College

£16.03 - £16.03 Per Hour, £16.03 per hour

25 Nov 2019 23:59

We are recruiting for Hourly Paid Learning Advisors to join the Foundation Studies (SEND) team, providing a wide range of programmes for students with learning difficulties and/or ...

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Curriculum Support Assistant - Art & Design

Derby,UK

Derby College

£17,364.00 - £17,364.00 Per Year, per annum

25 Nov 2019 23:59

[Maternity cover until 31 December 2020, Part time 18.5 hpw] We are looking for a well-motivated Creative Industries Curriculum Support Assistant. You

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Learning Support Assistant (Worthing Campuses)

Worthing [West Sussex]

Greater Brighton Metropolitan College

£17,734.00 - £18,721.00 Per Year, pro rata for part-time ho...

27 Nov 2019 23:59

We are seeking to appoint several Learning Support Assistants to work with small groups of learners assisting with numeracy and literacy as they study on vocational courses

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Education Health Care Plan Co-Ordinator (Fixed Term until 27 August 2020)

Durham [Durham]

New College Durham

£19,534.00 - £21,585.00 Per Year, Support Grade D01-03; £19...

28 Nov 2019 23:59

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Special Educational Needs Coordinator

Witney [Oxfordshire]

Abingdon and Witney College

£37,575.00 - £39,074.00 Per Year

28 Nov 2019 23:59

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Learning Support Assistant

Northampton [Northamptonshire] , Booth Lane

Northampton College

£9,161.00 - £9,652.00 Per Year, Depending on skills, experi...

06 Dec 2019 23:59

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Sessional Learning Support Assistants

Halesowen [West Midlands]

Halesowen College

£9.23 - £9.81 Per Hour

29 Nov 2019 11:00

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Skills for Employment Mentor

Bury St Edmunds [Suffolk]

Eastern Colleges Group

£23,679.00 - £25,288.00 Per Year, + Benefits

13 Dec 2019 23:59

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Education Support Workers

Bolton [Greater Manchester]

Bolton College

£9.24 - £9.24 Per Hour, £17837 (pro rata) per annum

27 Nov 2019 23:59

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Progression Tutor

Bury St Edmunds [Suffolk]

Eastern Colleges Group

£20,870.00 - £22,943.00 Per Year, Pro Rata + Benefits

12 Dec 2019 23:59

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Employment Support Worker

Harlow [Essex]

Harlow College

£14,406.84 - £15,702.12 Per Year

26 Nov 2019 23:59

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Learning Support Lead Practitioner

Chesterfield [Derbyshire]

Chesterfield College

£20,450.00 - £20,450.00 Per Year

29 Nov 2019 17:00

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Project Assistant

Leeds,UK

Leeds City College

£17,363.00 Per Year, Pro Rata, Pro Rata

22 Nov 2019 23:59

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STUDENT SERVICES ASSISTANT (TRURO)

Truro,UK

Truro and Penwith College

£15,796.00 - £17,721.00 Per Year, pro rata

22 Nov 2019 23:59

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Northampton [Northamptonshire] , Booth Lane

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25 Nov 2019 23:59

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08 Dec 2019 23:59

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Brighton [East Sussex]

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£17,734.00 - £18,721.00 Per Year

25 Nov 2019 23:59

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Abingdon [Oxfordshire]

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£18,158.00 - £19,302.00 Per Year, pro rata

08 Dec 2019 00:00

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