Psychology Graduate - Teaching Assistant

  • Birmingham
  • I Teachers

Psychology Graduate - Teaching Assistant

  • Perhaps you’re looking to specialise in SEN education and want to develop your skills in a mainstream setting? _
  • Could you positively engage SEND students with the curriculum as well help to develop confidence, independent learning skills, and social skills? _
  • Are you a Friendly, engaging, and patient individual who is considering a career in teaching? _

The School :

  • Based in Birmingham (B8)
  • Fantastic Primary school with excellent SEND department
  • Opportunity to be placed on a permanent contract!
  • The school has a history of working with talented graduates and teachers

The Role and Benefits :

  • Long-term, paid position (term time only)
  • Encourage SEND students to work to the best of their ability and offer support where necessary
  • Support the class teacher to enable SEN students to positively engage in the classroom with other pupils/teachers
  • Support the whole class and plan/deliver small group sessions outside of the classroom
  • Opportunity to gain the necessary experience to qualify for PGCE entry requirements
  • Perfect for an aspiring Educational Psychologist or SEND Teacher
  • Chance to work in a challenging and highly rewarding environment

Personal Specification

  • Degree 2:2 or above in a Psychology related degree
  • Excellent academic background
  • literacy and numeracy skills
  • Ability to use own initiative as well as support class teacher with classroom duties
  • Some experience supporting SEN students would advantageous
  • Experience working in a Primary school

If you would like to register your interest in this position, then please just click ‘apply’ on this page or Contact Alice directly!


Job Types : Full-time, Temporary contract, Fixed term contract, Temp to perm, Graduate

Salary : £400.00-£450.00 per week

Benefits :

  • Free parking
  • On-site parking
  • Referral programme
  • Sick pay
  • Transport links


  • Monday to Friday

Education :

  • Bachelor's (preferred)

Experience :

  • Special education: 1 year (preferred)


  • Driving Licence (preferred)

Ability to Commute:

  • B8 (required)

Ability to Relocate:

  • B8: Relocate before starting work (required)

Work Location: In person