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Level 3 Teaching Assistant Apprenticeship - Andover Enham Trust

The role is to support tutors in the delivery of training, advice, guidance and support learners in a group and individually within sessions in their programme. You will be on hand to support the tutor managing learner’s behaviour and attendance and encourage engagement for within the sessions.

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

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Closing date: 12 Oct 2022

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage

    £11,700.00

    £7.50 per hour

  • Working week

    Monday to Friday 9am-5pm. Shifts to be confirmed at interview.

    Total hours per week: 30

  • Expected duration

    18 Months

  • Possible start date

    19 Oct 2022

  • Date posted

    05 Aug 2022

  • Apprenticeship level

    Advanced
    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number

    VAC1000073677

  • Positions

    1 available

What will the apprentice be doing?

Your responsibilities will be spilt into 3 categories
Operational

To support the centre staff in the maintenance of learner records on the Management Information System (Yeti) including uploading documents, setting up reviews and other tasks as requested
To maintain centre registers and raise attendance concerns with the tutors
To support tutors in the completion of learner interviews and inductions
To prepare classroom/centre for learning sessions as directed by the tutor
Organise learner lunches
To undertake general administration duties including answering the telephone, photocopying and preparing learning materials
To support learners with their learning who require additional support/assistance
To assist in the preparation of centre and individual learner timetables that cover a wide variety of activities that meet the needs of the individual learner
To ensure resources and learner materials are available to support delivery

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

Paragon Skills is a leading national Apprenticeship training provider, supporting over 4,000 learners and 1,500 organisations. Paragon Skills has some of the highest success and achievement rates in the industry. It has an Ofsted Grade 2 Good rating and an overall achievement rate of 71.4%, exceeding the national average of 65.6%. Using a blended approach, learners are always at the forefront of our priorities. All learners are assigned a Personal Tutor who will be their main point of contact. This involves regular catch-ups, check-in emails and calls. Your employer will agree to give you 20% of your working hours solely towards your study. This will give you every chance to achieve the highest grade possible! On completion of this 18 month apprenticeship you will have gained; Level 3 Teaching Assistant, and Functional Skills if required.

What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?

Eligibility for higher level apprenticeships.


Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Customer care skills, Logical, Creative, Patience

Qualifications

GCSE or equivalent English (Grade 4) Desired

Things to consider

The Trust is committed to offering rewards and benefits to support the needs of employees as they change throughout their careers. As part of My Enham, the trust offers a variety of benefits designed to promote wellness and long-term career orientation. Your ‘My Enham’ guide is here to ensure that you get the most from working with Enham helping you to feel happy, have a healthy work-life balance and feel valued in all aspects of your working life. My Rewards • Pension scheme • Life Assurance, we’d all like peace of mind that should the worst happen, our dependants would be financially sound. Our life assurance plan is 3 x pensionable basic salary. (Please note this is only available to those who enrol in the Enham Trust pension scheme) • Discounted membership to the Simplyhealth cash plan. This plan reduces the costs of a range of healthcare options for you and your family providing you with cash back • Bikes. Spread the cost of a new bike over 18 months, saving money on tax and national insurance. Choose from a wide range of racing, hybrid and mountain bikes, up to the value of £1,000 and do your bit for the environment whilst saving money. • Annual leave. Receive a generous leave allowance up to 33 days (pro rata for part time colleagues) including 8 days bank holidays. This allowance increases by up to 3 days, depending upon your length of service • Purchase up to 5 days additional annual leave (pro rata for part time staff) • Widerwallet, privileged access to a tempting package of benefits, discounts and financial education designed to make your money go further. My Extras • We recognise that sometimes life is hard and when it is, it’s important that you know you have the right support readily available. By accessing a free 24- hour confidential helpline, online portal or Health e-Hub you can seek support to help you through any of life’s challenges • MyMindpal. Mental health fitness app providing mental health fitness guidance and support. • Flexible working. Apply for flexible working from day 1 of employment (subject to meeting specific criteria) and enjoy the benefits of working to suit your lifestyle • Free tea and coffee • Free car parking (depending upon location) • Referral scheme. Take advantage of our generous Refer a Friend scheme and receive a lump sum of money simply for referring somebody you know to come and join the team at Enham Trust (Money awarded after the referred friend has passed probation) • Paid compassionate leave • Lifestyle Break. After 2 years of continuous employment, apply for a break of up 12 weeks unpaid leave with the security of knowing that your job will be there for you when you return • 2 hours off on your birthday. When your birthday falls into your normal working week take a few hours on us to enjoy your birthday festivities doing something you love either by yourself, with friends or family • Long service awards. Receive the recognition you deserve when celebrating 5 years, 10 years, 15 years, 20 years, 25 years and more with our long service awards and recognition. • Come and join us at our annual Christmas party or our family friendly Summer BBQ so we can thank you for choosing to come and work or volunteer for Enham Trust • Optical Offering. If you use display screen equipment (DSE) as a significant part of your work for Enham Trust we will reimburse an employee for the cost of your eyesight test. In addition, Enham Trust will pay up to £40 towards the cost of corrective lenses (glasses or contacts) recommended by a competent person. • Values Awards – each year we run our values awards and if you win you will receive not only the recognition from your colleagues, our leadership team and our Trustee Board but also a thank you from us too! This will either be a team prize or an individual prize • Long service awards.

About the employer

Enham Trust is a charity that supports disabled people, through wide range of programmes, to have the same access and choices as everyone else. The Skills To Achieve programmes helps young people who may have disabilities or be disadvantaged to gain qualifications, develop their self confidence and experience work placement opportunities that help them on the way to achieving their aspirations.

Employer

Enham Trust

Address

Enham Place Enham Alamein

Andover

Hampshire

SP11 6JS

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Training

Training provider

PARAGON EDUCATION & SKILLS LIMITED

Apprenticeship standard

Teaching assistant

Level 3 (A level)


Employer's Application Instructions

To apply, you must register with GetMyFirstJob and then follow the instructions to complete your application.

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

Apply now

Closing date: 12 Oct 2022