Apprentice Teaching Assistant - The Bridge School
Teaching Assistant Apprentice - The Bridge School
Fixed term contract Period 18 months
Term time only
Apprenticeship minimum wage applies- currently £4.15 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 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.
You will study for a National Vocational Qualification Level 3 Early Educator or Level 3 Teaching Assistant and a package of other qualifications.
Supportive training will be provided.
Please refer to the Job Description and Person Specification for details.
Please forward your completed application to Bridgeapplications@taw.org.ukusing the subject ‘apprentice application’ in the email. Within the application, please explain in under 2 pages, how you meet the person specification and can carry out the job description.
Application forms and further details are available below or directly from the school. Sorry but CV’s will not be accepted. The appointment will be subject to enhanced DBS (CRB) clearance for the successful applicant. We are committed to equality and diversity.
Closing Date: 6th October 2020