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Teaching Assistant Apprenticeship (SEN) INSPIRE ATA LIMITED

We are looking a dedicated apprentice to support our school as we strive to provide a safe learning environment to enable all pupils to grow and develop, with a commitment to providing opportunities that increase independence for every individual. This is a fantastic opportunity for the right candidate!

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Closing date: 16 Dec 2021

Apprenticeship summary

  • Weekly wage

    £141.90

    Wages explained

    Apprentices are paid for their normal working hours and training that's part of their apprenticeship (usually one day per week).

    Minimum Wage Rates

  • Working week

    Monday - Friday, times to be confirmed.

    Total hours per week: 33.00

  • Expected duration

    14 months

  • Possible start date

    17 Dec 2021

  • Date posted

    10 Aug 2021

  • Apprenticeship level

    Advanced
    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number

    VAC001749806

  • Positions

    2 available

Our teaching assistant apprenticeship programme will teach many different skills, which will allow you to work within schools to support classroom delivery.

Some of the key responsibilities and accountabilities are likely to include:

  • Supervising class activities
  • Assisting with young people’s learning experience within a Special School environment
  • Helping students who need extra support, emotionally, physically, or socially as well as with accessing education
  • Learning classroom-based skills and behaviour techniques
  • Planning sessions and think about learning objectives for children with a variety of needs
  • Working alongside the teacher to support classroom activities

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • Enthusiastic and have an interest in working with children with additional needs
  • A team player
  • Reliable, committed, and punctual attitude
  • Hard working ethic 
  • Willingness to be flexible and adapt to changing situations

Personal qualities

  • Enthusiastic and have an interest in working with children with additional needs
  • A team player
  • Reliable, committed, and punctual attitude
  • Hard working ethic 
  • Willingness to be flexible and adapt to changing situations

Desired qualifications

  • 5 GCSEs or equivalents grades A*-C (9-4) or Level 2 Functional Skills including English and maths

Future prospects

  • Possible permanent position on successful completion of this apprenticeship for the right applicant

Things to consider

  • All apprenticeships require an enhanced DBS check before the commencement of the role due to working with children
  • You will be employed by Inspire ATA, and be placed at Northway School
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  • Apprentices are paid for their normal working hours and training that's part of their apprenticeship 

Apprentices are paid for their normal working hours and training that's part of their apprenticeship (usually one day per week)

The Apprenticeship National Minimum Wage guide is updated every April (ANMW): https://www.gov.uk/national-minimum-wage-rates


About the employer

Inspire ATA Ltd. is a not-for-profit social enterprise set up to make a difference. We specialise in working with a wide range of clients (nationwide) that want to take on excellent Apprentices. We recruit and employ all of our Apprentices and then arrange amazing placements with our partners and clients whilst providing ongoing support. We also arrange and quality assure the training through our partner apprenticeship training providers.

Our vision is “to inspire ambition and widen horizons” and this is something that is totally embedded in all that we do.  Our ATA creates apprenticeship jobs and opportunities that otherwise wouldn’t exist for people, allowing them to raise their aspirations.  A lot of our work is with schools, so we love the fact that our Apprentices go on to inspire children of all ages.  We inspire to inspire! 

We want to have a positive impact on society with the work we do, and we encourage individuals to be good citizens that contribute to the wider community. Our focus for 2020 is all around the development and wellbeing of our Apprentices – you will often see us use the hashtag #LearnerFirst.

We operate nationally but we are based in Hammersmith & Fulham in London and have twice come runner up in their annual business awards for Best Social Enterprise or Charity (2016 and 2017).

Employer

INSPIRE ATA LIMITED

Address

28 Worcester Crescent

London

NW7 4LL

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Additional location information

Please note, you will be employed by Inspire ATA, but based at Northway School for the duration of this apprenticeship.

Training

Training provider

Let Me Play Ltd

Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by Let Me Play Ltd

Contact

Sophie Oliver 07858007944 sophie.oliver@lmpeducation.org

Teaching Assistant Level 3 Apprenticeship Standard:

  • Safegaurding 
  • Prevent

Apprenticeship standard

Teaching assistant

Level 3 (A level)


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