Website 4myschools

Graduate TA – Braintree – Essex

Vacancy details:

  • Graduate TA – Braintree – Essex
  • Term time only, Weekdays
  • 8:30am-3:30pm
  • Contract: Supply (Daily, short-term – up to 6 weeks, long-term – up to 39 weeks) and Temp-to-perm opportunity
  • Start: Immediate or ASAP
  • Pay: from £16,380 ( based on working 5 days, 39 weeks of the year)

Launch Your Education Career with 4myschools

Passionate about education? Ready to inspire young minds? Join us as a Graduate Teaching Assistant and unlock exciting opportunities through 4myschools in schools based locally to you!

4myschools are work with mainstream and SEN/D schools, as well as Alternative Provisions in and around Braintree. We are recruiting TAs and LSAs to provide class and 1:1 basis support for schools in the area. These are supply opportunities, working with your availability! This can be anything from one day, up to 5 days a week. It is totally up to you!

Working on supply, you will be building a network within the education sector. This network can open doors to opportunities and mentorship, providing guidance as you navigate your career path.

If you are interested in this position but currently have no/minimal experience working with children, please still enquire. 4myschools can provide opportunities to you to shadow an experienced member of staff in a school, on a voluntary capacity to gain experience working in this environment. This is a fantastic way of securing a paid position, if you are new to the sector. 

What You’ll Do

  • Assist teachers to deliver their dynamic lesson plans.
  • Support classroom management by acting as a role model and providing positive reinforcement and guidance
  • Contribute to innovative curriculum development by sharing your observations and insights with your colleagues
  • Provide valuable support to children aged between 4-11, by giving alternative explanations to a learning activity, that incorporate the children’s interests


  • Bachelor’s degree. It would be advantageous if your degree is in a relevant subject; Childhood studies or SEN for example, but this is not essential. Any degree subject is welcome to apply.
  • Strong communication skills, empathy, and a passion for education required.
  • Previous teaching or mentoring experience is a plus.

About 4myschools

4myschools is an education recruitment employment business who have been supplying schools with dedicated, outstanding teachers and support staff since the business opened in 2009.

4myschools believe that our business has the power to change lives. By joining us you will be making a difference to the schools that we work with and the children that you teach and support. Click here to see what our teachers and support assistants say about us.

You can see all of our available support staff positions by clicking here.

How to Apply:

Shape your career, and enjoy the flexibility of supply opportunities through 4myschools. Apply now to become a Graduate TA. Transform lives, inspire learning, and embark on a versatile education journey.

Please submit your up-to-date CV to Bryony.Lopez@4myschools.org

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