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Graduate Mentor

Willenhall, West Midlands
£350 to £400 Per Week
Job Type
20 Jul 2022
Are you keen to explore the world of learning again but in a secondary school classroom setting? Do you want a graduate role that allows you to gauge your success and your enjoyment of the role, prior to a long-term commitment?

Smile Education are looking for passionate and enthusiastic graduates across a range of disciplines from Drama to Economics, Life Sciences to Journalism. The Smile Graduate Scheme is a dedicated programme for graduates seeking their first step on the teaching ladder. It's a wonderful opportunity to gain experience in a range of classrooms and immerse yourself in school life. Smile Education are working with an exclusive client base of primary schools situated in many areas of the Black Country including Wolverhampton, Willenhall, Walsall, Dudley, Bilston, Smethwick, Wednesbury, West Bromwich and Oldbury. These schools have unique opportunities for university graduates to gain experience in a range of classrooms as a Graduate Teaching Assistant prior to commencing a PGCE.

As a graduate, your role will include:

Making full use of the training materials.
Working closely with the class teachers, gaining an insight into the planning and preparation of lessons.
Offering 1:1 support with children who have barriers to learning.
Creating extra academic support sessions to small groups of children.

To be successful in your application, you should have experience in one or more of the following:

• Hold a relevant UK degree in any discipline

• Willingness to support teachers in every area of the curriculum

• Enthusiasm and openness to learning new skills.

• Exceptional interpersonal and communication skills

If you would like to be considered for this Graduate Teaching position, then please forward your most recent CV along with a brief supporting statement. Alternatively, if you would like to have a confidential discussion surrounding other West Midland school positions, please contact Danielle at Smile Education on (phone number removed)

We are committed to safeguarding children. Each applicant will be expected to undertake compliance checks including Prohibited list, Barred list, DBS and Qualifications
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  • Job Reference: 662714832-2
  • Date Posted: 20 July 2022
  • Recruiter: Smile Education Recruitment
    Smile Education Recruitment
  • Location: Willenhall, West Midlands
  • Salary: £350 to £400 Per Week
  • Sector: Education
  • Job Type: Contract