Psychology Graduate

  • Apprenticeship Reference: 1285146901-2
  • Date Posted: 2 April 2024
  • Apprentice Employer: Veritas Education Recruitment
  • Location: Hounslow, London
  • Apprentice Pay: £450 to £550 Per Week
  • Apprenticeship Sector: Teaching and Education
  • Apprenticeship Type: Contract

About this Apprenticeship

Higher-Level Teaching Assistant (HLTA)

  • Location: Hayes, Middlesex
  • Position: Primary School (Upper KS2) Teaching Assistant
  • Start date: ASAP
  • Pay: 1800 - 2100 per month

A truly exceptional school in Hayes are looking to hire a recent Psychology graduate to join one of their KS2 classrooms as a higher level teaching assistant. This primary school is a place where children are happy and enjoy their learning, and teachers are dedicated to supporting children in reaching their full potential. From past experience the school have found that psychology graduates make fantastic teaching assistants- possessing the transferable skills and knowledge to support children in their learning and development. This is a great role for a recent graduate looking to gain experience of the education sector and be supported in their early career.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Work closely with the class teacher in the day-to-day running of the classroom.
  • Assist in organizing and directing group activity work.
  • Run small support groups with pupils who need extra help.
  • Provide one-on-one support for students as needed.
  • Contribute to the creation of a positive and inclusive learning environment.


  • Psychology degree or related field.
  • Enthusiasm for working with children and supporting their educational development.
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Flexibility to adapt to a fast-paced and varied work environment.
  • Ability to work independently and collaboratively within a team.


  • Gain valuable experience in the education sector.
  • Develop transferable skills applicable to various career paths.
  • Work in a diverse and dynamic school environment.
  • Competitive salary based on experience.

If you are excited about the prospect of contributing to the education and development of young minds, we encourage you to apply. Please submit your CV and we will be in touch shortly.


  • All applications are subject to an Enhanced DBS Disclosure, professional reference checks, Overseas Police Clearances (if applicable) in line with our stringent safeguarding policy
  • Your CV must cover the last 10 years of employment history where possible and all employment breaks must be explained
  • You must have legal right to work in the UK
  • You must be willing to attend a registration interview

Veritas Education work with a variety of schools covering a wide geographical area. We deal with teaching placements at Primary, Secondary and college level as well as support staff positions also within these.


'Nothing within the above advert was in any way designed or intended to discriminate on the grounds of age, gender, race, colour, religion, disability or sexual orientation. Veritas Education is an Equal opportunities employer and is proud in the knowledge that all placements are made on merit and suitability. We accept applications from all sections of the community.'