Working with children that have additional needs to ensure they reach their full potential, offering support across the full curriculum and opportunities to support targeted interventions. This is a fantastic opportunity to work in a well-respected school that has achieved an Ofsted grade 2 – Good.
Closing date: 13 Mar 2024
The apprentice will be working 39 weeks per year, 32.5 hours per week – term time only but will be paid for 43.95 (ie 8.05 weeks unpaid)
Apprentices are paid for their normal working hours and training that's part of their apprenticeship (usually one day per week).
Total hours per week: 32.5
Possible start date
14 Mar 2024
31 Jan 2024
Level 3 (A level)
What you will do in your working day
- Helping the pupils stay focused
- Working with the classroom teacher to ensure students are meeting their potential
- Assisting teachers in preparing classroom resources
- Providing a healthy & safe learning environment for students
- Helping teachers manage student behaviour
- Recording & reporting student progress to teachers/SENCO
- Safeguarding students Support individual pupils or small groups during their five timetabled lessons each day
- Opportunity to observe level 3 TAs deliver targeted interventions in bespoke areas including zones of regulation, Lego therapy, social skills etc
The training you will be getting
- An apprenticeship allows you to earn a wage, gain valuable work experience and industry specific competence.
- You will be expected to work towards the Teaching Assistant Level 3 apprenticeship standard, with support from your employer and the Chesterfield College Group.
What to expect at the end of your apprenticeship
- Could lead to a permanent contract at the school or within the Trust if available.
Requirements and prospects
Desired skills and personal qualities
GCSE or equivalent Maths (Grade 4) Essential
About the employer
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:
- qualifications, like an NVQ in a relevant field
- industry or sector experience
Level 3 (A level)
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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