Apprentice Teaching Assistant The Bridge
The Bridge School
Tel: 01952 387108
The Bridge is an all age special school for pupils with complex/Severe Learning Difficulties with excellent facilities. School has had successive outstanding Ofsted inspections and extensive CPD is provided.
Teaching Assistant Apprentice
Fixed term contract
Period 21 months
Posts available for Spring/Summer and September 2022
Apprenticeship minimum wage applies- currently £4.30 per hour for the first year for apprentices over 19 years. After the first 12 months the salary will increase to minimum wage per age, further information can be found at https://www.gov.uk/national-minimum-wage-rates
We are looking to appoint a Teaching Assistant Apprentice. As a team member of the school, you will work under the instruction/guidance of teaching/senior staff to undertake work, care and support programmes, to enable access to learning for pupils and to assist the teacher in the management of pupils and the classroom
You will study for a National Vocational Qualification Level 3 Early Educator and a package of other qualifications.
You will study for a National Vocational Qualification Level 3 Teaching Assistant and a package of other qualifications.
Supportive training will be provided.
Please click on the links below to see the Job Description and Person Specification.
This post is a designated customer facing role under the fluency duty and requires a specified level of spoken English as stated in the person specification.
You need to be organised and have a willingness to study towards an apprenticeship whilst working. 36 hours per week, 39 weeks per year (term time + PD days) Monday – Friday. Holidays must be taken during school holiday periods only. 36 hours per week includes staff meetings, training programme and study time
We expect you to hold qualifications that demonstrate a good level of literacy and numeracy. GCSE Grade A – C/4 or above in English Language and Mathematics is essential. As part of this placement, you will be expected to undertake off the job training.
Application forms and further details are available by clicking on the links below or directly from the school. Sorry but CV’s will not be accepted. All completed application forms should be emailed to the school (Bridgeapplications@taw.org.uk ) The appointment will be subject to enhanced DBS (CRB) clearance for the successful applicant. We are committed to equality and diversity.
Closing Date: 3rd January 2022