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Apprentice Teaching Assistant (L3)
Carter’s Charity Primary School
37.5 hours per week
Rate of Pay
£9 per hour (dependent upon age of successful candidate)
|Application closing date||08/03/2022|
|Proposed Interview date||17/03/2022|
|Apprentrice start date||19/04/2022|
About the Role
An apprentice Teaching Assistant is required to join our small and successful primary school. We want the successful candidate to share our vision of providing creative and stimulating learning opportunities to develop the whole child. The successful apprentice will help to provide a safe and happy learning environment which enables every child to flourish.
We will provide a range of training opportunities that will complement the role and the individual. We will work with the individual to create a portfolio of professional development to benefit them for both current and future employment.
At the end of the apprenticeship, the apprentice will be in a strong position to explore teaching assistant roles or consider further qualifications. As a school, we will consider employment if funds/roles are available and we will support the individual with guidance around applications (CV completion, application form filling and interview technique.).
Under the guidance of the class teacher/supervisor, the successful candidate will be involved in working with individuals or small groups of children to support the education, personal and social development of pupils and establishing positive relationships to assist pupils complete structured learning activities. Duties may include:
Skills and Experience
Experience of working with or caring for children of a relevant age in a voluntary or work experience capacity is desirable.
The successful candidate would also have the following skills:
Applicants wishing to apply for this position should ideally have GCSE Maths and English at grade C/4 or equivalent although this is not an essential requirement for the role.
The successful apprentice will be expected to apply themselves to the apprenticeship with commitment and diligence.
The apprentice will also be required to commit and work to the school's values and ethos.
As part of this role the successful candidate will be expected to work towards completing the apprenticeship framework, Teaching Assistant Level 3.
The successful candidate will also be required to complete functional skills initial assessments in Maths and English. Maths and English functional skills must be completed as part of the apprenticeship, if prior achievement at GCSE C/4 has not previously been achieved.