Teaching Assistant Apprentice

Recruiter
Lifetime Training
Location
Stevenage
Salary
105.00 per week
Posted
12 Nov 2017
Closes
16 Nov 2017
Sector
Education
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
We would like to receive applications from those who would like to work with Nursery/Reception aged children, as well as a desire to support pupils to reach their full potential through one-to-one work, group work and whole class support.

Duties:
• Provide teaching support in small groups and where necessary be assigned to individual pupils in order to aid the teacher
• Liaise with the teacher to understand the objectives of each session
• Assist the teacher with observations and monitoring of the progress of children, both educationally and socially
• Keep up to date written records for supported pupils
• Promote positive behaviour patterns, raise self-esteem and improve independent working in children to assist their education and growth
• Supervise in PE lessons and at playtime to ensure the safety of the children and administer first aid as required
• Participate and supervise pupils during off site activities
• Make materials and resources for teachers or pupils as directed by the class teacher and assist where necessary with mounting of work and displays
• Assist where necessary with preparation and clearing away of the classroom and materials to ensure effective teaching
• To undertake playground duties
• To attend meetings with members of the Senior Leadership Team (SLT)
• To attend training sessions as requested by SLT
• To undertake any other duties as directed by SLT

Personal Qualities :
Personal qualities
• Good time keeping
• Smart appearance

Skills Required :
Requirements and prospects
Desired skills
• Knowledge of the EYFS Curriculum is desirable but not essential
• Personable and able to communicate well

Future Prospects :
On going training and development

Training to be Provided :
Apprenticeship in support for teaching and also learning in schools.
Functional skills in Maths.
Functional skills in English.
Functional skills in ICT.

Other Information :
The current National Minimum Wage for an apprentice is £3.50 an hour. This rate applies to apprentices under 19 and those aged 19 or over who are in their first year. Apprentices must be paid at least the minimum wage rate for their age if they are aged 19 or over and have completed their first year. The minimum wage rates are £5.60 an hour for 18-20 year olds and £7.05 for anyone aged 21 and over. Apprentices are paid for their normal working hours and training that's part of their apprenticeship (usually one day per week).

Things to consider :
Because of the nature of this job it will be necessary for an enhanced criminal record disclosure to be undertaken.
The key dates are to be used as a guide only. Should the right candidate be found, this vacancy may close early. You may not be working in just one site, and that site may be different to the postcode on this advert.


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