Teaching Assistant Apprenticeship - Woodlane High School INSPIRE ATA LIMITED

The role of a teaching assistant is to provide support for pupils, encourage pupils to become more independent learners, and provide support for their emotional, social, and physical welfare. This is a fantastic opportunity for the right candidate.

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Closing date: 20 Mar 2024

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage

    £9,360.00

  • Working week

    Monday - Friday, times to be confirmed.

    Total hours per week: 33.0

  • Expected duration

    17 Months

  • Possible start date

    25 Mar 2024

  • Date posted

    22 Nov 2023

  • Apprenticeship level

    Advanced
    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number

    VAC1000213901

  • Positions

    2 available

What you will do in your working day

  • Supervising class activities
  • Assisting with young people’s learning experience
  • Helping students who might need extra support
  • Learning classroom-based skills and behaviour techniques
  • Planning sessions and think about learning objectives
  • Working alongside the teacher to support classroom activities

The training you will be getting

Level 3 Teaching Assistant Apprenticeship Standard:

  • Employee Rights and Responsibilities (ERR)
  • Personal Learning and Thinking Skills (PLTS)
  • Increased mastery of the critical stages of child and adolescent development
  • Enhance understanding of the types of influences that can affect this development
  • Become fully adept in supporting teachers with the planning of activities, as well as creating own activity plans
  • Evaluation of personal performance in relation to supporting literacy, numeracy, and ICT if required
  • Amplify knowledge of safeguarding and emergency procedures
  • Understand legislation with regard to confidentiality, data protection, and information sharing
  • Functional Skills if needed

Benefits:

  • Eligible for an NUS card for discounts in shops and restaurants 
  • Eligible for an apprenticeship oyster card
  • Earn while you learn
  • No debt 
  • Automatic rise in pay after 1 year
  • Remote learning
  • Prizes and vouchers to be won (apprentice of the month) 
  • Secure a job with little or no experience 
  • Paid twice a month 

What to expect at the end of your apprenticeship

  • Potential for full-time employment for the right candidate upon successful completion of the apprenticeship

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Communication skills, Attention to detail, Organisation skills, Presentation skills, Team working, Creative, Patience, Willing to learn

Qualifications

GCSE or equivalent English (Grade A*-C/9-4 or Level 2 equivalent) Desired
GCSE or equivalent Maths (Grade A*-C/9-4 or Level 2 equivalent) Desired

Things to consider

Pre-employment checks Please be aware that upon a successful offer of employment the company completes digitalised right-to-work checks and DBS applications via an external provider - Vetting.Com. The company also completes an internal online social media search, in line with Keeping Children Safe in Education guidance.

About the employer

We ranked 1st in the "Rate My Apprenticeship" Central & Greater London Employers Award 2021-22 and 3rd in the list of Top 100 employers 2022-23 Inspire ATA Ltd specialise in working with a wide range of clients (nationwide) that want to take on excellent apprentices. Our vision is to "inspire ambition and widen horizons". You should be aware that Woodlane High School is a host employer, and you will not be employed by them, you will be employed by Inspire ATA.

Employer

INSPIRE ATA LIMITED

Address

Wood Lane High School

Du Cane Road

London

W12 0TN

Contact

Horiya

Horiya.haji@lmpeducation.org

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Training

Training provider

LET ME PLAY LIMITED

Adjustments for experience

You could reduce your training time, or finish your apprenticeship faster, if you have relevant prior learning or experience. This could be relevant:

  • training
  • qualifications, like an NVQ in a relevant field
  • industry or sector experience

Apprenticeship standard

Teaching assistant

Level 3 (A level)

Demonstrating experience

If your application is successful, you will have a chance to discuss your relevant prior learning or experience with your training provider and employer. You will all need to agree any adjustments to your training plan.

You should be prepared to show your competence, and evidence of relevant qualifications


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