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Graduate Teaching Assistant - Bolton

  • Posted: 11-07-2024
  • Category: Teaching Assistants
  • Location: Bolton
  • Type: Full-time / Contract
  • Salary: £85 - £100 per day
Are you a recent graduate looking to kick-start your career in supporting and educating young people?
Smile Education, Northwest is now recruiting for full-time Graduate Teaching Assistant for our school based in Bolton and the surrounding areas!
Smile Graduate Academy can help you achieve your goals of completing your PGCE and gaining your Qualified Teacher Status. A placement with one of our client schools can potentially lead to them taking you on through their SCITT programme, which means no university fees, a paid salary, and gaining your Qualified Teacher Status directly through the school.
We pride ourselves on being education specialists and work incredibly closely with our schools to ensure we find you the best possible roles in school that will complement your style as a practitioner.
Please be aware we do not offer sponsorships, valid RTW documents are required, including visa and a share code – link for this is below;
About the school:
● Have high expectations of all staff and students reflected in ambitious targets for both
● Aim to attain the highest academic standards
● Allow no limits to aspirations or learning
● Promote an entrepreneurial ethos across the curriculum in styles of teaching and learning
● Recognise and reward enterprise skills
● Develop strong links with business partners evident in both the governance of the school and classroom practice
● Enrich the curriculum with projects rooted in a real business context. Work to develop real partnerships with the community of schools, enabling the dissemination of good practice
● Use the latest technological resources to promote flexible extended learning.
What does the role involve?  
  • Facilitate a creative and supportive learning environment.
  • Teach important reading, writing, and English language skills.
  • Help students master grade-level learning objectives.
  • Prepare differentiated lesson plans that accommodate all learners.
  • Foster motivation, resilience, and intellectual curiosity in students.
  • Cultivate an appreciation for literature and language arts.
What do you need?
  • Any Undergraduate degree.
  • An enhanced DBS registered to the update service (If you do not hold this, we can arrange for you at a cost of £44, which is refundable once you have completed ten days in your new role.)
  • Able and willing to travel to the area.
  • 2 education-based references.
  • A passion for teaching
  • Good approach to behaviour management
  • A determined, hard-working attitude

Role to start from September!

Why work with Smile?

  • Have Been in the industry for over 10 years with a great market presence.
  • Your own personal consultant, contactable for any inquiries or support.
  • Offer you interview preparation as well as exclusive roles
  • Competitive rates of weekly pay
  • Regular opportunities to attend CPD sessions.
  • Becoming part of an Award-winning Education Recruitment agency
Other locations:
We are also recruiting in other North Manchester locations including Old Trafford, Bury, Bolton and Wigan, so if you are based in any of these locations, please do not hesitate to get in touch!

What are you waiting for?
Please contact for more information on the role or give Jess a call on: 0161 526 9029.

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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