Learning Support Assistant Apprentice Auriol Junior School

Auriol is an aspirational and forward-thinking school that places a high value on the professional growth of its staff. By becoming a part of our school community, you also join The Bourne Education Trust, providing opportunities for career progression through school secondments and continuous training, all while being engaged in full-time work. Duties: To support within and outside the classroom, the learning and emotional/social/behavioural needs of children receiving additional support in accordance with school policies To assist the class teacher in preparation and adaptation of learning materials/resources

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Closing date: 07 Mar 2024

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage

    £15,276.00

    Hourly rate £11.04

  • Working week

    5 days a week. 08:15-3:15 (35hrs a week inclusive of 20% non-contact time) term time only (37 weeks a year). (30 mins unpaid lunch daily)

    Total hours per week: 32.5

  • Expected duration

    20 Months

  • Possible start date

    08 Mar 2024

  • Date posted

    28 Nov 2023

  • Apprenticeship level

    Advanced
    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number

    VAC1000214746

  • Positions

    2 available

What you will do in your working day

  • To support within and outside the classroom, the learning and emotional/social/behavioural needs of children receiving additional support in accordance with school policies
  • To assist the class teacher in preparation and adaptation of learning materials/resources
  • To deliver interventions in accordance with training given
  • To assist in the assessment of children’s needs to benchmark against targets set by the teachers
  • Use specific feedback to help children make progress.
  • To continually review the children’s support needs
  • To communicate regularly with teachers to provide clarity and consistency of role within lessons
  • To ensure children use technology safely
  • To produce accurate records
  • To use computer systems, including specialist software eg: online registration, intervention programmes and management information systems
  • To attend team and all other meetings regarding both learner and curriculum development
  • To promote and safeguard the welfare and wellbeing of children, young and vulnerable people that you are responsible for or come in to contact with.
  • To participate proactively, positively, and professionally in effective relationships with team members and respond to all emails linked to your role.

The training you will be getting

You will be working towards a Level 3 Teaching Assistant Standard. 

You may also need to work towards maths and English Functional Skills at Level 2 if not exempt.

Blended on/off the job training and location to be confirmed.

What to expect at the end of your apprenticeship

Gain a permanent role as a learning support assistant with pathway opportunities to complete a foundation degree and teaching apprenticeship.


Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Communication skills, IT skills, Attention to detail, Organisation skills, Team working, Creative, Initiative, Non judgemental, Patience

Qualifications

GCSE or equivalent English (Grade 4) Desired
GCSE or equivalent Maths (Grade 4) Desired

About the employer

Auriol Junior is a three-form entry junior school in Surrey with a hearing-impaired resource base. We are part of the Bourne Education Trust and work collaboratively with other primary and secondary schools across the Trust. Our motto Challenge, Inspire, Prepare is not just a set of words; it is a guiding principle that shapes the culture of our school. Our passionate, and knowledgeable staff are our most valuable resource and the heartbeat of our school. They play a pivotal role in creating a nurturing and empowering culture where children take responsibility for their actions.

Employer

Auriol Junior School

Address

Vale Road

Stoneleigh

Ewell

KT19 0PJ

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Training

Training provider

HEART OF ENGLAND TRAINING 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

Contact

Rachel OConnor

rachel.o'connor@hoet.co.uk

01788820132

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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