Have you thought about a career in secondary education and possibly teaching? Have you recently completed a degree and considering your school-based career? Are you available to work in the Birmingham area? If so Tradewind Recruitment may have the job for you!
Tradewind are looking for dedicated and enthusiastic graduates who are looking to utilise their skills within a secondary school setting. We are currently recruiting for graduates to work in our secondary schools in and around Birmingham in the roles of Teaching Assistant and Cover Supervisors.
The roles of Teaching Assistants and Cover Supervisors in secondary schools can provide you with great flexibility. Whether you're still studying, looking for regular work, or just looking to experience as many different schools as possible, we can work around you. These roles will give you the experience you need in order to apply for your PGCE and we will pay up to GBP90 a day.
To join us and be considered for this Graduate position in Birmingham you must:
Be degree educated
Have experience working with children aged 11-16
Have the legal right to work in the UK
Hold a full enhanced DBS on the update service or be prepared to undertake a new disclosure.
In house CPD:
If you have limited experience working with children and are interested in this role, we would definitely encourage you to apply. Tradewind offer more CPD courses than any other recruitment agency and are pleased to be able to offer free in-house CPD courses including 'An Introduction to Working as a Teaching Assistant' and 'Working as a Cover Supervisor'. Both courses will provide you with an insight into the roles and develop your confidence by giving you the opportunity to ask any questions you may have.
By registering with Tradewind, we can offer you:
We attract top education talent and in return offer top rates of pay
We care about your training and development more than any other agency - which is why we can offer you more certified CPD courses than any other education recruitment agency!
Great referral scheme - recommend a friend and earn up to GBP100
Full interview preparation and assistance - so you're fully prepped and confident, increasing your chances of success
Help with lesson planning - our support doesn't stop once we've secured you a placement
Online Portal for your timesheets and log your availability
Free social and networking events to get to know your peers and consultants
Click 'Apply Now' or to hear more about this role and other roles, get in touch with the Birmingham office on or email .
As a Sunday Times Top 100 employer, we're committed to putting candidates & staff first
We employ the best in the business to provide an exceptional service to our candidates
Top rates of pay (all rates are typically inclusive of holiday pay; however, we will happily accrue this upon request)
More free CPD courses than any other education recruiter
Awarded REC Audited Education Gold Standard status and we're proudly an Equal Opportunities Employer