Psychology Graduate Support

Type: Graduate
Region: Yorkshire and The Humber

Psychology Graduate TA- Leeds

Are you a Psychology graduate and interested in a career in teaching or want to get more experience working in school settings around the Leeds area? In the past we’ve worked alongside lots of psychology and counselling based graduates who have gone onto become excellent teaching assistants, special needs support and social/mental health mentors in schools!

– Paid experience in Special Needs Settings/Mainstream Schools are highly desirable on your PGCE and child psychologist-based roles!

– Long term and permanent positions jobs available

– Excellent daily rates and additional training available

Veritas Education are offering Psychology graduates the chance to gain paid, long-term employment in a variety of schools across Leeds and surrounding areas. You could be placed in one setting for a longer-term position, or across various schools on a day-to-day basis covering staff absences (Suited to your own availability).

Throughout the Leeds area, Veritas Education are working closely with various SILC (Special Inclusive Learning Centres) based schools supporting children with additional/complex needs and Social, Emotional & Mental Health settings providing in class care for SEMH students, where they support learners from early years to KS5.

Across West Yorkshire, Head Teachers and senior leadership teams are looking more and more for eager and energetic University Graduates with a passion for teaching, supporting young learners and education, to become Teaching Assistants. This is an excellent way to enter the world of education, get a taste of teaching, familiarise yourself with school life and build a skill set that will help you greatly when it comes to applying for your PGCE course.

This will give you a key insight into the expectations and requirements that are to be an effective teacher or school psychologist in the future. Furthermore, this will allow you to experience a variety of schools and year groups which will help determine the PGCE course or route into other education-based roles that is right for you and which year group you are most effective in.

If you are a Graduate who is interested in becoming a Teaching Assistant, then please apply with an up-to-date CV or call George Walton on (phone number removed) or email at

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  • All applications are subject to an Enhanced DBS Disclosure, professional reference checks, Overseas Police Clearances (if applicable) in line with our stringent safeguarding policy
  • Your CV must cover the last 10 years of employment history where possible and all employment breaks must be explained
  • You must have legal right to work in the UK
  • You must be willing to attend a registration interview

Veritas Education work with a variety of schools covering a wide geographical area. We deal with teaching placements at Primary, Secondary and college level as well as support staff positions also within these.


‘Nothing within the above advert was in any way designed or intended to discriminate on the grounds of age, gender, race, colour, religion, disability or sexual orientation. Veritas Education is an Equal opportunities employer and is proud in the knowledge that all placements are made on merit and suitability. We accept applications from all sections of the community.’

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