4, state your capabilities in receiving and acting on instruction in order to perform duties while maintaining an ability to be flexible and take initiative if needed. The classroom is a highly flexible environment in that plans can change at any time and an ability to respond to these circumstances is necessary. As a Voluntary Teaching Assistant, I have worked with Reception, Year 1 and Year 2 pupils, preparing activities and lessons and helping the teacher to implement them, showing me that preparation, planning and communication are essential skills within teaching. It is this that has driven me to pursue my ambitions in the field, and that will continue to do so through university and into my career beyond. We hope this sample Teaching personal statement has given you some ideas to help write your own teaching personal statement. 6, finish by briefly restating your desire for the position and reasons behind applying. Thank the employer for her time and be sure to include contact information either at the top of the page or below the letter.
Studying and working in education has shown me that it is a challenging and rewarding career, but I believe my track record of dedication and hard work in both elements suggests that I can meet its demands.