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Teaching assistants

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Welcome to our teaching assistants page! At DCM our staff team is made up exclusively of trained teachers and educational professionals. we'll be on hand to support you and find you the perfect role to meet you needs.


As a teaching assistant your role will involve supporting the teacher during lessons to delivering targeted interventions and offering  support for specific pupils.


DCM will support you in finding style of work that is right for you based around your needs and lifestyle. We will help you to achieve the experience needed to develop a lifelong career within education.

About being a teaching assistant

Tutoring a Student

Who we need

People come to teaching assistant work from many different backgrounds. Some people will have specific training, others will enter with transferable skills brought across from previous working experience. Some of the experience that can be useful includes:

  • Care work

  • Sports coaching

  • Youth Work

  • Retail

Some of the the key skills we look for are good reading, writing and numeracy skills. Most importantly you need to have good people skills and be able to form positive relationships with young people.

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