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PE Technician Apprentice Bolder Academy

Working in school and school sport partnerships, our apprentices are enrolled in work and training delivered by our tutors. For the right person, there is the opportunity to secure full-time employment and progress to higher level qualifications.

This apprenticeship requires you to apply through the employer's website.

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Closing date: 26 Aug 2022

Apprenticeship summary

  • Weekly wage

    £177.97

    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. Shifts to be confirmed (term time only).

    Total hours per week: 37.00

  • Expected duration

    15 months

  • Possible start date

    06 Sep 2022

  • Date posted

    17 Mar 2022

  • Apprenticeship level

    Intermediate
    Level 2 (GCSE)

  • Reference number

    VAC001835215

  • Positions

    1 available

Main Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Day to day support of lessons including preparing equipment, materials and teaching aids and tidying and cleaning after use
  • To issue and receive back materials, kit and equipment from students. To check for missing and damaged equipment against inventories and inform the relevant teachers
  • To support teachers and students during practical work, to include setting up demonstrations and equipment, providing advice to pupils in the development of their tasks, including the safe operation and demonstration of equipment
  • To assist with overseeing the work of small groups of students engaged in practical tasks, as requested by the head of department and under the supervision of the classroom teacher
  • To advise members of staff and pupils on particulars hazards and requirements in the use of equipment / materials / experiments in line with COSHH/ safety / CLEAPPS guidance.  To remain aware of current safety guidelines and legislation
  • To maintain the first aid bags
  • To check and test equipment routinely to ensure its good safe working order and to undertake maintenance, repairs and servicing where appropriate and liaise with site team / companies to organise repairs or services of equipment
  • To manage stock and equipment including stock checks ensuring sufficient replenishment of materials and recommending any additional equipment/material requirements to the head of department.
  • To monitor and achieve the efficient organisation of the work and storage areas and to ensure the cleanliness, safety and security of these areas at all times
  • To assist with the delivery of the extensive extra curriculum programme including prepare equipment, materials and rooms: setting out of equipment, organising team kits and transport for fixtures and curriculum activities and preparing trampolines when correctly trained. 

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • Ability to work on own initiative and as part of a team

Personal qualities

A range of skills are sought in the successful candidate, inclusive of:

  • A strong interest in PE and school sport
  • Self-motivated
  • Enjoys working with children/young people.
  • Able to meet the physically demanding needs of the role
  • Displays an awareness, understanding and commitment to the protection and safeguarding of children and young people

Desired qualifications

Specific qualifications:

  • GCSE at grade 4/C or above or equivalent in English and maths, however, applicants with relevant prior experience but without the stated qualifications may be considered, though must be prepared to work towards their level 1 functional skills qualifications
  • Enhanced DBS clearance
  • It would also be desirable for applicants to possess a Basic First Aid Certificate
  • To maintain the confidentiality of information acquired in the course of undertaking duties for the department
  • The post holder is responsible for his/her own self-development on a continuous basis
  • To undertake other duties appropriate to the grading of the post as required

Future prospects

Potential job roles that can emerge from the qualifications gained:

  • Progression onto Level 3 teaching assistant 
  • Teaching Assistant
  • Pathways to University

About the employer

Bolder Academy is a non-denominational, mixed secondary school in the London Borough of Hounslow.

Bolder Academy was set up by local primary and secondary school headteachers to meet the demand for additional places. It is born out of passion, innovation and need.

We recognise that each and every one of our students is unique, with different strengths and different passions. We welcome all to Bolder Academy.  

We challenge and inspire our students. We prepare them to lead ambitious lives with confidence and energy and our wish is that they leave us as kind, strong and brave young adults who lead Bolder lives, with a belief that anything is possible.

Employer

Bolder Academy

Address

390

London Road

Isleworth

TW7 5AJ

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Training

Training provider

SPORTING FUTURES TRAINING (UK) LTD

Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by SPORTING FUTURES TRAINING (UK) LTD

Contact

Recruitment Team 01438 791068 vacancies@sportingfutures.co.uk

Community Activator Coach Apprenticeship Standard Level 2:

  • Supporting the Delivery of PE and School Sport
  • Employment awareness in active leisure and learning
  • Level 2 Functional Skills (where appropriate)

Apprenticeship standard

Community activator coach

Level 2 (GCSE)


Employer's Application Instructions

Please complete the application form on our website and email to vacancies@sportingfutures.co.uk. This apprenticeship requires you to apply through the employer's website.

This apprenticeship requires you to apply through the employer's website.

Apply now

Closing date: 26 Aug 2022