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Graduate Teaching Assistant Basildon

Kickstart your career in Education by becoming a Graduate Teaching Assistant in one of our lovely partner schools in Basildon!

Job Description:

As a Graduate Teaching Assistant (GTA), you will play a pivotal role in supporting classroom instruction and fostering a positive learning environment. Your responsibilities will include assisting teachers with lesson planning, conducting small group activities, providing one-on-one support to students, and aiding in classroom management tasks. GTAs often work closely with both teachers and students, offering valuable academic and emotional support throughout the learning process.


  • Bachelor’s degree
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Patience and empathy when working with students.
  • Ability to collaborate effectively with teachers and staff.
  • Previous experience working with children or in educational settings is preferred.


  • Assist teachers in preparing instructional materials and classroom activities.
  • Provide individualized support to students who may require extra help.
  • Supervise students during classroom activities and transitions.
  • Help maintain a positive and inclusive learning environment.
  • Collaborate with teachers to assess student progress and adjust instructional strategies accordingly.
  • Attend staff meetings and professional development sessions as required.

Teacher Training:

Many schools offer teacher training programs to support aspiring educators, including Graduate Teaching Assistants. These programs typically include a combination of classroom instruction, mentorship opportunities, and hands-on teaching experience. GTAs may be offered to be put through their qualifications whilst working. Meaning you will be gaining your QTS whilst still working and being able to earn. This is a great way to get hands on experience in a school whilst building towards your teaching career 🎓✏️🍎


  • Hands-on experience in a classroom setting.
  • Opportunity to make a meaningful impact on students’ lives.
  • Professional development and mentorship opportunities.
  • Potential for career advancement in the field of education.

Join our team as a Graduate Teaching Assistant and help shape the future of education! 👩‍🏫👨‍🏫

Who are 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.
We believe in working with our candidates. You have complete autonomy of when and where you want to work.

We give back! Every time a school uses 4myschools we give charitable donations for access to education. You can find out more about our giving back on our website: http://www.4myschools.org

4myschools have been awarded with the Recruitment and Employment Confederation (REC) Audited in Education Gold Recruitment Standard. https://recawards.evessiocloud.com/recawards2023/en/page/hall-of-fame

We received a compliance score of 100%, for the 12th consecutive year.

The REC Gold Education Recruitment Standard certifies that 4myschools policies and procedures fully comply with all legal requirements.


Teacher Recruitment Agency REC Awards Candidate Experience of the Year Winner

Tagged as: Grad TA, Graduate Teaching Assistant, Teacher Training, Trainee Teacher

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