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Teaching Assistant Apprentice Puss Bank School

We are looking for individuals to join our school as a teaching assistant to help our pupils learn and develop.

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Closing date: 25 Oct 2022

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage

    £8,128.90

    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 to Friday 08:30am to 15:45pm

    Total hours per week: 32.5

  • Expected duration

    18 Months

  • Possible start date

    31 Oct 2022

  • Date posted

    06 Jul 2022

  • Apprenticeship level

    Advanced
    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number

    VAC1000062195

  • Positions

    1 available

What will the apprentice be doing?

Areas of responsibility:
Working within a Primary School full-time as a Teaching Assistant, your duties will include:

General duties

• Work towards achieving the required qualifications for the role of Teaching Assistant and undertake the necessary training to achieve this role.
• Supporting pupils with their numeracy
• Supporting pupils with their literacy
• Supporting pupils with their ICT skills
• Being involved in displays and preparing resources
• Helping children who need extra support to complete tasks
• Understanding the Safeguarding and Behaviour Policy
• Working with children aged 4 - 11 years
• Supporting a teacher in various roles within the classroom
• Ability to conduct yourself in a professional manner at all times whilst working in schools
• Running a breakfast club, lunch time club & after school clubs on occasional days

What training will the apprentice take and what qualification will the apprentice get at the end?

Level 3 Teaching Assistant Apprenticeship Qualification 

  • Functional Skills if required
  • First Aid 

What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?

After completion of your apprenticeship you will potentially have the opportunity to progress onto full time positions within the business.


Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Communication skills, Attention to detail, Team working, Creative, Patience

Qualifications

GCSE or equivalent English (Grade 5/B+) Desired
GCSE or equivalent Maths (Grade 5/B+) Desired

About the employer

Puss Bank School & Nursery is a busy but friendly school, with lots going on. We welcome children between the ages of 2 and 11 years old for Nursery and primary education, including provision for 14 children of school age with autism within our Resourced Provision. We are a diverse school, with more than 25 languages spoken by our children. We welcome, protect and respect all people.

Employer

Puss Bank School

Address

Puss Bank School

Barracks Lane

Macclesfield

SK10 1QJ

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Training

Training provider

MACCLESFIELD COLLEGE

Contact

Maxim Business Training

apprenticeshiprecruitment@macclesfield.ac.uk

+441625410000

Apprenticeship standard

Teaching assistant

Level 3 (A level)


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