- NAS Reference
- Weekly wage
33.50 per week
- Working Week
8am-3.30 Mon, Tues, Thurs, Fri
9am-3pm Wed (college)
Total = 33.5 hours
- Date Posted
- Start Date
- Expected Duration
Now Taking Applications
- Employment Type
Advanced Level Apprenticeship
St Barnabas C Of E Primary School
Description of Opportunity
As a TA you'll engage and support pupils across a range of abilities, including some pupils with special educational needs. You will also undertake duties that support the teacher, such as preparing the classroom and resources.
For more information about this vacancy please contact Elaine Baillie
firstname.lastname@example.org - SOUTH GLOUCESTERSHIRE AND STROUD COLLEGE (Ref ID: VAC001832050)
Excellent verbal communication skills for motivating children to learn
Active listening skills to understand the children’s' needs
To be flexible and open to change for working on different activities
To enjoy working with other people
The ability to teach pupils how to do something
The ability to create the best conditions for learning or teaching new things
To be able to carry out basic tasks on a computer or hand-held device
Some work experience or voluntary work with children is highly recommended
Minimum 3 GCSEs, A*-C and above (or 4-9) to include maths and English or equivalent qualification.
Sensitivity and understanding for building good relationships with children
Patience and the ability to remain calm in stressful situations
The duration of this apprenticeship will be between 18 months- 2 years, depending on the prior learning and experience of the candidate.
You will need to pass an enhanced background check (DBS). https://www.gov.uk/criminal-record-checks-apply-role
Apprentices without English and maths at Level 2 must achieve these prior to taking the End Point Assessment.
Applications will only be accepted through the National Apprenticeship Website: https://www.gov.uk/apply-apprenticeship
If your application is successful, you will be contacted by South Gloucestershire & Stroud College (normally via email) to invite you to attend a pre-interview and initial assessment. Please ensure that you also check your junk/spam inbox for emails.
If you are successful at this stage, you will then be invited to attend an interview with the school/employer.
Training on the Apprenticeships Programme for 16 to 18-year olds is a priority and may be fully funded by Government. Training for Apprenticeships for those over this age is part funded, with employers expected to make a part or full contribution.
Apprentices are paid for their normal working hours and training that's part of their apprenticeship (usually one day per week).
The Apprenticeship National Minimum Wage guide is updated every April (ANMW): https://www.gov.uk/national-minimum-wage-rates
As well as ensuring full competency as a Teaching Assistant, this standard provides a foundation for potential progression into a number of career paths in the Educational sector including Higher Level Teaching Assistant, Assistant Teacher and Teacher.
St Barnabas is a happy, ambitious and inclusive school for children aged 4-11. It is a school which reflects the rich cultural diversity of the surrounding city.