A school can ‘grow their own teachers' by utilising our gifted graduates for the academic year as Teaching Assistants (Subject Specific), Teaching Assistants (General), Learning Support Mentors, Science Technicians, Sports Coaches, Dance & Drama Coaches and 1:1 Intervention Support.
Within these roles, your graduate trainee teacher will immerse themselves into school life whilst gaining a tremendous insight into the hard work, passion and commitment it takes to become a teacher.
For any forward-thinking school, this will provide a ‘year-long interview' and the perfect opportunity to access the suitability and future CPD requirements for a trainee teacher.
We will support you and our graduates by:
Graduate teaching assistants/learning support mentors are there to work alongside class teachers and add value by:
As well as this you will also enjoy the many benefits of working with Smile.
As a Smile Graduate Academy school, we ask that you do the following: