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Level 3 PE Teaching Assistant Apprentice - Bengeo Bengeo Primary School

Working in a school as a PE Teaching Assistant Apprentice your role will involve supporting the class teacher during lessons and assisting the teacher in maintaining a purposeful, supportive learning environment. Within this apprenticeship there will be additional training in PE. Training will be delivered by our Tutors.

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Closing date: 31 Dec 2022

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage

    £7,503.60

    Uplifts for relevant experience will be discussed at interview

    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

    Working week Mon - Fri Hrs to be confirmed. Total hours per week: minimum 30.00 • Weekly minimum wage £144.30 Wages discussed at interview • Expected duration 14 months • Possible start date 01 Sep 2022 • Advanced Level Apprenticeship

    Total hours per week: 30.0

  • Expected duration

    14 Months

  • Possible start date

    01 Jan 2023

  • Date posted

    07 Jul 2022

  • Apprenticeship level

    Advanced
    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number

    VAC1000063133

  • Positions

    1 available

What will the apprentice be doing?

Main Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Supporting teachers and students during practical work, to include setting up demonstrations and equipment, providing guidance 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 PE Co-ordinator/Lead and under the supervision of the classroom teacher
  • Day to day support of lessons including preparing equipment, materials and teaching aids. Tidying and cleaning after use if required owing to relevant COVID situation
  • To support with 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 extra curriculum/lunchtime activities.
  • Where appropriate for the above activities support staff with:
  • Preparation of equipment, materials and rooms: setting out of equipment, organising team kits and transport for fixtures and curriculum activities.
  • Working as a team member within your school and gaining invaluable experience.

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

  • Depending on area, you will be assigned a tutor and training will be blended - involving both virtual and face to face.
  • Training will be weekly and, Off The Job Training hours will be logged.
  • You will be working with an Eportfolio ( BUD System ) and alongside your tutor you will be assigned a mentor from within your work place.
  • Following a successful Gateway meeting you will move forwards for an End Point Assessment - Upon successful completion of the EPA you will achieve a Level 3 Teaching Assistant Apprenticeship.
  • Your tutor will visit for observations in the work place.

What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?

Level 4 Sports Coach in a school setting

Higher Education pathway

Teaching Assistant within a school setting

Pathway into Teaching

Working in a sector that involves, initiative, leadership, communication, developing positive relationships

Transferable skills that are invaluable in the wider world of work


Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Communication skills, IT skills, Attention to detail, Organisation skills, Problem solving skills, Presentation skills, Administrative skills, Team working, Creative, Initiative, Physical fitness

Qualifications

GCSE or equivalent Maths - English (Grade 4) Desired

Things to consider

The role will be a position that allows the applicant to work with colleagues within a professional setting. It is an invaluable learning opportunity and is also a role that could be invaluable for an existing member of staff who wishes to extend their personal continued professional development.

About the employer

This brief introduction highlights some key attributes of Bengeo School and some of the things of which we are most proud. We are a popular, welcoming two-form entry Community school including a nursery, with a playgroup on site, as well as highly rated Breakfast and After-School Clubs. We seek to provide a happy, supportive, safe and stimulating environment where children and staff enjoy learning and teaching and where parents are welcome. Our outstanding facilities include a spacious, purpose-built computer room, a new food technology room and lovely large grounds for the pupils to relax in at playtime. A recent addition includes interactive whiteboards in classrooms from Yr1 to Yr6. We are proud to have served our local community for many years, and we work with a wide range of community interests, groups and individuals to ensure the children are given a rich and varied experience that equips them to develop to their full potential. We pride ourselves on being a high-achieving school that works with all pupils to help them maximise their potential. Our good OFSTED report and consistently good SATs results are the product of an inclusive approach to the teaching and learning, strong leadership, good partnership with parents and a highly supportive staffroom atmosphere. Respect for others and valuing difference is vigorously promoted, as are high standards of behaviour and responsibility towards others. The curriculum is broad and well-balanced and provides the opportunity for children to learn effectively in all National Curriculum subjects. We seek to excite children about learning and help them become confident, independent thinkers who are enthusiastic about learning. Our excellent School Council is very active and widely respected by pupils, staff and governors alike. Our vibrant Parents’ Association plays an important part in enhancing the life of the school community as well as being exceptionally effective at providing financial support to the School.

Employer

Bengeo Primary School

Address

The Avenue

Bengeo

Hertford

SG14 3DX

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Training

Training provider

SPORTING FUTURES TRAINING (UK) LTD

Contact

Adam Baker

vacancies@sportingfutures.co.uk

01438 791068

Apprenticeship standard

Teaching assistant

Level 3 (A level)


Employer's Application Instructions

Please visit: www.sportingfuturestraining.co.uk Two options 1.Download application form and send it through to vacancies@sportingfutures.co.uk 2. Apply directly with an expression of interest form via the website Any queries contact: Sporting Futures Training - 01438 791068/ 07901 603292

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

Apply now

Closing date: 31 Dec 2022