Teaching Assistant Additional Learning Support Team Apprentice West Nottinghamshire College
An exciting opportunity to step into a teaching assistant role where you can make a difference to the learning experience of students with additional learning needs.
Closing date: 28 Feb 2023
The Company operates a Scottish Widows Group Personal Pension Plan.
Total hours per week: 30.0
Possible start date
01 Mar 2023
18 Jan 2023
Level 3 (A level)
What will the apprentice be doing?
- To offer additional learning support to learners, enabling access and inclusion
- To support the learner in the development of study skills (such as the library, access to web-sites etc.) in order that the learner is not disadvantaged in the preparation and completion of coursework / assignments
- To provide personal care support including assisting individuals to gain access to and travel around College, assisting in moving and handling for toileting purposes and lunchtime support
- To offer support for individuals in managing their medical needs i.e. epilepsy, under the guidance of the Co-ordinator
- Adhere to college policies and procedures at all times, raising any issues or concerns
- To work in a discreet and confidential manner at all times, respecting the privacy and dignity of learners, parents and carers
- To keep thorough and accurate records of all personal care and medical support activities, ensuring that this is available to relevant staff, parents/carers and learners on request
What training will the apprentice take and what qualification will the apprentice get at the end?
Level 3 Teaching Assistant apprenticeship standard, including Functional Skills if required.
This programme is delivered via a 12 week evening session to cover the knowledge element of this apprenticeship. Your attendance is required at our Derby Road Campus, NG18.
You will work with expert assessors to develop new knowledge, skills and behaviours within the profession.
You will experience a blended learning model.
You will gather learning evidence, journals and off-the-job records using your e-portfolio.
At the end of the planned learning period, it will be agreed that you are ready to enter 'Gateway' and for your End Point Assessment to be arranged.
What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?
The college is committed to providing further training at higher levels in the future to support your career development.
Requirements and prospects
Desired skills and personal qualities
GCSE or equivalent Maths (Grade (Grade 4/C)) Essential
About the employer
WEST NOTTINGHAMSHIRE COLLEGE
Level 3 (A level)
Before you apply
Before you apply for an apprenticeship you must first create an account. If you already have an account you'll need to sign in.