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Below is a range of teaching assistant jobs 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 in the educational progress.
  3. Carrying out administrative duties such as preparing of student’s classroom resources and supplies.
  4. Reinforce lessons presented by headteachers by reviewing study materials with students occasionally.
  5. Assist headteachers 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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Learning Support Assistants

Ipswich [Suffolk]

£9.85 - £10.07 Per Hour

23 Jun 2020 12:00

Suffolk New College are looking for Learning Support Assistants to provide essential classroom and workshop support and practical assistance to our students.

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Wellbeing and Support Mentor

Blackpool

£22,543 - £27,454 Per Year

03 Jun 2020 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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iLearn Mentor x 4 (Reduced Year, 40 weeks)

Leeds,UK

£19,457 - £21,195 Per Year, Pro Rata

03 Jun 2020 23:59

Leeds City College is part of the Luminate Education Group, and one of the UK's largest FE establishments with around 1440 employees and over 22,560 students. We offer a curriculu ...

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Assistant Director Engineering and Construction

Crewe,UK

£40,311 - £44,042 Per Year

05 Jun 2020 23:59

If you share our vision to be outstanding in all that we do and you have the drive, passion, enthusiasm to create something special then Cheshire Coll

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Student Support Worker

Wolverhampton, West Midlands

£18,172 - £20,227 Per Year, Competitive benefits

04 Jun 2020 23:59

This Student Support Worker role is offered on a Permanent basis, working 37 hours per week. You will be based at HMP Brinsford, Wolverhampton.

13 days ago

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Temporary Administration Assistants

Norwich,UK

£10 - £10 Per Hour

04 Jun 2020 23:59

Temporary Administration Assistants Required £10.61 per hour as and when required We are currently recruiting for temporary hourly paid Administration

23 days ago

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Curriculum Support Assistant - Up to 30 hours per week AND Term-Time

Newbury [Berkshire]

£11,533 Per Year, £11,533 actual salary for 30 hours per wee...

18 Jun 2020 23:59

We are currently looking for Curriculum Support Assistants to provide 1-2-1 support for our young learners on a part-time, term-time only basis.

9 days ago

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Key Worker - Full Time AND Term-Time only

Newbury [Berkshire]

£15,377 Per Year, £15,377 actual salary for 40 hours per wee...

18 Jun 2020 23:59

We are currently looking for an experienced Key Workers to provide 1-2-1 support for our young learners. This role is for 40 hours per week, term-time only.

9 days ago

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Specialist Spanish Speaking Learning Support and Care Assistant

Worplesdon,United Kingdom

£15,000 - £20,000 Per Year

01 Jun 2020 00:00

We are looking for a Specialist Spanish Speaking Learning Support and Care Assistant to join our team at the Merrist Woo

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Teaching Assistant in Primary School In Walsall

Walsall,Staffordshire,United Kingdom

£65 - £85 Per Day, £65 - £85/day

25 Jun 2020 00:00

Teaching Assistant positions have come up in a primary school in Walsall. This is your opportunity to be apart of a loving school's team.

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Primary School TA - Bexley

Bexley,London,United Kingdom

£75 - £85 Per Day, £75 - £85/day £75 - £85 Per Day

25 Jun 2020 00:00

Primary Teaching Assistant - Bexley Utilise your academic abilities as you become a Primary Teaching Assistant at this friendly primary school in Bexley.

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Primary School Teaching Assistant

Greenwich,London,United Kingdom

£70 - £85 Per Day, £70 - £85/day £70 - £80 Per Day

25 Jun 2020 00:00

Primary Teaching Assistant - Greenwich - September 2020 Take this wonderful opportunity to join a welcoming, accessible primary school in Greenwich as a Primary Teaching

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SEN TA - Secondary School

Nottingham,Nottinghamshire,United Kingdom

£60 - £75 Per Day, £60 - £75/day

25 Jun 2020 00:00

1 to 1 Teaching Assistant in South Nottingham Secondary School A mainstream secondary school in the South Nottingham area are looking to recruit a Teaching Assistant with

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TA Required for SEND School

Birmingham,United Kingdom

£60 - £60 Per Year, £60/annum

24 Jun 2020 00:00

KS3/4 Teaching Assistant Contract/Position Details * Location - Birmingham * Position - KS3/4 Teaching Assistant * Type of work - Class teaching * Start date - September

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Teaching Assistant PRU School - Runcorn

Runcorn,Cheshire,United Kingdom

£13,500 - £16,500 Per Year, £13500 - £16500/annum

24 Jun 2020 00:00

Simply Education are recruiting on behalf of local specialist provision in Runcorn, this is to help support key worker and vulnerable children.

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Teaching Assistant Jobs - Wirral Primary School

Liverpool,Lancashire,United Kingdom

£63 - £70 Per Day, + Holiday pay and flexible working

24 Jun 2020 00:00

Wirral Based Primary Teaching Assistant Positions The vacancies I have available range from long-term or daily supply cover basis.

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Primary Teaching Assistant - Tower Hamlets Academy

London,United Kingdom

£70 - £70 Per Day

21 Jun 2020 00:00

A supportive Primary Academy located in East London are keen to appoint GRADUATES for September 2020 academic year.

4 days ago

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Behaviour Teaching Assistant - Secondary School - Tower Hamlets

Tower Hamlets,London,United Kingdom

£65 - £75 Per Day, £65 - £75/day

19 Jun 2020 00:00

Graduate Teaching Assistant *** *** Secondary School *** *** "Good" Ofsted *** *** Tower Hamlets, East London *** We are working with a Secondary School in East London,

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Secondary School Teaching Assistant - Redbridge

Redbridge,London,United Kingdom

£65 - £75 Per Day, £65 - £75/day

19 Jun 2020 00:00

Learning Support Assistant *** *** Mainstream Secondary School *** *** "Good" Ofsted *** *** Redbridge *** *** September Start *** We are working with a "Good"

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Behaviour Teaching Assistant - Secondary School - Enfield

Enfield,London,United Kingdom

£70 - £75 Per Day, £70 - £75/day

19 Jun 2020 00:00

1:1 Teaching Assistant *** *** Mainstream Secondary School - "Outstanding" Ofsted *** *** Enfield *** *** September Start *** *** £70.00 - £80.

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Secondary School Learning Support / Teaching Assistant

Hackney,London,United Kingdom

£65 - £75 Per Day, £65 - £75/day

19 Jun 2020 00:00

Learning Support Assistant *** *** Mainstream Secondary School *** *** "Outstanding" Ofsted *** *** Hackney *** *** September Start *** We are working with an

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1:1 Teaching Assistant- Oldham Primary School

Oldham,Lancashire,United Kingdom

£65 - £70 Per Day, £65.00 - £70.00/day

19 Jun 2020 00:00

1:1 Teaching Assistant- Oldham Primary School CMM 1290 Tradewind are recruiting! Are you a hard-working 1:1 Teaching Assistant looking for your next role in Oldham?

6 days ago

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Teaching Assistant Required In Mainstream Secondary School -Burton are

Burton,Dorset,United Kingdom

£55 - £65 Per Day, £55 - £65/day

19 Jun 2020 00:00

Teaching Assistant Required In Mainstream Secondary School -Burton area A mainstream secondary school in the Burton area are in the process of recruiting a full time

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Primary School Teaching Assistant

Caerphilly,Mid Glamorgan,United Kingdom

£63 - £70 Per Day

19 Jun 2020 00:00

Teaching Assistant jobs Caerphilly £63.52 - £70 per day September 2020 start Are you a passionate teaching assistant looking for work in Caerphilly?

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Primary School Teaching Assistant

Bury,Lancashire,United Kingdom

£70 - £85 Per Day, £70 - £85/day

18 Jun 2020 00:00

Teaching Assistant (Primary School), Bury September Start Are you a qualified Teaching Assistant?

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TA/ LSA for SEND school, Stafford

Stafford,Staffordshire,United Kingdom

£60 - £70 Per Day, £60 - £70/day

18 Jun 2020 00:00

LSA Needed for Stafford School We are currently looking for an experienced LSA for a fantastic SEND school in Stafford.

7 days ago

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Nursery Teaching Assistant - Oldham Primary School

Oldham,Lancashire,United Kingdom

£60 - £80 Per Day, £60.00 - £80.00/day

18 Jun 2020 00:00

Nursery Teaching Assistant is required at a 2-form entry Primary School in Oldham (OL1) CMM -10019 A Primary School in Oldham are looking for an inspiring and passionate

7 days ago

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Teaching Assistant Required In Mainstream Secondary School - Ilkeston

Ilkeston,Derbyshire,United Kingdom

£55 - £65 Per Day, £55 - £65/day

18 Jun 2020 00:00

Teaching Assistant Required In Mainstream Secondary School - Ilkeston area A mainstream secondary school in the Ilkeston area are in the process of recruiting a full time

7 days ago

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Are you an experienced TA looking to work in an SEND school

Stockport,Cheshire,United Kingdom

£60 - £70 Per Day, £60 - £70/day

18 Jun 2020 00:00

SEND TA / Special Educational Needs and Disabilities Teaching Assistant A fantastic opportunity has arisen for a SEND TA / Special Educational Needs and Disabilities

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Qualified Teaching Assistant SEND School - Alsager

Stoke-on-trent,Staffordshire,United Kingdom

£12,500 - £16,500 Per Year

11 Jun 2020 00:00

Simply Education are working in partnership with a SEN School that is situated in Alsager in Cheshire.

7 days ago

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