Mainstream Teaching Assistant Apprentice Brookside Academy
We currently have 1 vacancy for a Teaching Assistant within our specialist provision. We are looking for an enthusiastic, flexible and reliable person to contribute to the caring environment we provide for children within our care.
Closing date: 06 Oct 2017
The current National Minimum Wage for an apprentice is £3.50 an hour. This rate applies to apprentices under 19 and those aged 19 or over who are in their first year.
Apprentices must be paid at least the minimum wage rate for their age if they are aged 19 or over and have completed their first year.
The minimum wage rates are £5.60 an hour for 18-20 year olds and £7.05 for anyone aged 21 and over.
Apprentices are paid for their normal working hours and training that’s part of their apprenticeship (usually one day per week).
Total hours per week: 30.00
Possible start date
11 Oct 2017
28 Jun 2017
Advanced Level Apprenticeship
At Brookside School we are proud of our inclusive school. We offer support for children with special educational needs both in our mainstream school and specialist classes. Our school is a place where children are supported to learn and develop through play, a variety of experiences and specialist teaching. We currently have a teaching assistant vacancies within our specialist provision. You will join our team as an apprentice and gain a wide range of knowledge and experience from our highly skilled staff. Duties will include;
- Provide a safe, secure and welcoming environment for the children and their families.
- Willingness to be involved.
- Build relationships and liaise closely with parents and other professionals involved with the care of the children.
- Implement and deliver the curriculum.
- Contribute to planning.
- Ensure that the children’s needs are met by offering structure, care and stability.
- Work in partnership with other team members.
- Respecting the confidentiality and privacy of information.
Requirements and prospects
- A willingness to learn and work alongside practitioners within the setting.
- An interest in children and how they develop and play.
- The ability to work with children who need personal care and support on a daily basis.
- Good communication skills
- To carry out personal care on children up to the age of 11
- To treat everyone as an individual
- To be able to work as part of a team
- Sense of humour
- The ability to work using own initiative
Good secondary education
About the employer
- Level 3 Supporting Teaching and Learning in Schools
- Functional Skills in Maths, English & ICT if necessary
Supporting Teaching and Learning in Schools
Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by Strode College
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Closing date: 06 Oct 2017