Graduate Teaching Assistant - Post 16

  • Apprenticeship Reference: 1380526002-2
  • Date Posted: 5 July 2024
  • Apprentice Employer: GSL Education - Newcastle
  • Location: Gateshead, Tyne And Wear
  • Apprentice Pay: On Application
  • Apprenticeship Sector: Teaching and Education
  • Apprenticeship Type: Contract

About this Apprenticeship

Job Title: Graduate Teaching Assistant - Post 16

Location: Gateshead, Tyne and Wear

Pay rate: £75 - £100 per day

Start date: ASAP

Are you a recent graduate passionate about shaping young minds in a secondary school environment? GSL Education is looking for dynamic individuals to join our team as a Graduate Teaching Assistant in Gateshead, Tyne and Wear. This is your chance to gain invaluable experience, support students' educational journeys, and kick-start your career in education.

About GSL Education:

GSL Education is dedicated to connecting talented graduates with fulfilling opportunities in schools across the UK. We're committed to nurturing the next generation of educators and providing the support needed for success in a secondary school setting.

The Role:

As a Graduate Teaching Assistant in a secondary school, you will play a pivotal role in supporting teachers and enriching students' learning experiences. This role offers a fantastic opportunity to develop your skills and make a real difference in the lives of young learners.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Assist teachers in planning and delivering engaging lessons that inspire and challenge students.
  • Provide individualized support to students who may need extra help with their studies.
  • Foster a positive and inclusive classroom environment where every student feels valued and supported.
  • Help manage classroom behaviour and ensure a safe and conducive learning environment.
  • Collaborate with teaching staff to develop and implement effective learning strategies.
  • Support students in their academic and personal development, helping them achieve their potential.


  • A degree in Education or a related field, with a passion for secondary education.
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills, able to engage with students and support their learning.
  • Adaptability and a proactive approach to learning and development.
  • Previous experience working with secondary school students is advantageous but not essential.

Imagine the satisfaction of helping students succeed and supporting their personal growth in a secondary school environment. If you're ready to start your career as a Graduate Teaching Assistant with GSL Education in Gateshead, Tyne and Wear, apply today.

Please be advised that this role requires a strong knowledge and understanding of safeguarding and child protection and that successful applicants must satisfy all background safer recruitment checks including providing an enhanced DBS on the update service, or completing an application for a new check.

GSL Education is an ethical, independent recruitment agency which aims to provide quality teaching and support staff in schools throughout Gateshead, Tyne and Wear.

For more information or to register your interest in Graduate Teaching Assistant - Post 16 role, or to be considered, please click apply now to submit your full and up-to-date CV, and one of our dedicated consultants, will be in touch.