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Learning Support Apprentice Brighton Aldridge Community Academy

To support all aspects of student learning and achievement across the school. You will be fully supported by a team of experienced professionals managed by the Special Educational Needs and Disabilities Co-ordinator to provide tailored provision to make a real difference to the lives of the young people.

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

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Closing date: 16 Dec 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 - Friday; shifts to be confirmed.

    Total hours per week: 32.5

  • Expected duration

    19 Months

  • Possible start date

    03 Jan 2023

  • Date posted

    01 Nov 2022

  • Apprenticeship level

    Advanced
    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number

    VAC1000102383

  • Positions

    4 available

What will the apprentice be doing?

Key Duties

  • To support the learning and emotional/social/behavioural needs of students in accordance with Trust policies
  • To communicate regularly with subject specialists regarding student’s additional needs and to assist in the preparation of learning materials/resources
  • To prepare and host interventions with groups or individual students of student needs to benchmark against targets set by the teachers

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

Teaching Assistant Level 3 Apprenticeship Standard, which you will  receive training to develop and demonstrate the Knowledge, Skills and Behaviour also included:

  • Level 3 Diploma – Supporting Teaching and Learning (This nationally recognised qualification is incorporated in the programme of learning)
  • End-Point Assessment (EPA)
  • NCFE combined knowledge and competency-based qualification
  • Work-based learning
  • 20% off the job training (1 day off per week to study)
  • Training is delivered on-line and face to face
  • A nominated tutor whom will be accessible by phone and email
  • Functional Skills in maths and English if required

What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?

A permanent position may be offered upon successful completion of the apprenticeship. Opportunity to learn and develop within the company. Progression on to higher apprenticeship / training


Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Communication skills, IT skills, Organisation skills, Customer care skills

Qualifications

GCSE or equivalent English (Grade 4-9) Essential
GCSE or equivalent Maths (Grade 4-9) Essential

Things to consider

You may be required to undertake such duties as may be reasonably required of you commensurate with this grade. After a year on programme the salary rises to the national minimum wage from the national apprenticeship minimum wage

About the employer

Our mission is to ensure all BACA students benefit from an excellent education, secure great qualifications and develop into young adults who are the first choice recruits for universities and employers.  The academy’s motto is simple - “Believe you can”. Whether in the classroom, on the sports field or performing on stage, we inspire each of our students to develop the knowledge and skills they need to follow their passions into a successful future. Through encouraging an enterprising mindset we enable students to thrive in today's rapidly-changing world. We teach students to be innovative and resilient through promoting the Aldridge Attributes of teamwork, creativity, passion, problem-solving, risk-taking and determination in all aspects of academy life. 

Employer

Brighton Aldridge Community Academy

Address

Lewes Road

Brighton

BN1 9PW

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Training

Training provider

ALDRIDGE EDUCATION

Apprenticeship standard

Teaching assistant

Level 3 (A level)


Employer's Application Instructions

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

Apply now

Closing date: 16 Dec 2022