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Willoughby Level 3 Teaching Assistant Apprentice (3 Positions)

LEVEL 3 TEACHING ASSISTANT APPRENTICE (3 x POSTS)

SALARY: NATIONAL APPRENTICE WAGE

HOURS: 32.5 HOURS PER WEEK, 39 WEEKS PER YEAR

TEMPORARY

START DATE: NOVEMBER 2020

We are seeking to recruit three Apprentice Teaching Assistants who are highly motivated, dedicated and passionate about education, to join our successful and supportive team, here at Willoughby Academy. Self-confidence and enthusiasm combined with energy and perseverance are a prerequisite.

Willoughby is an all needs, through Academy (2 – 19) for students with moderate, severe, profound and complex needs.  We offer a highly supportive learning environment with excellent facilities. Enthusiasm combined with energy and perseverance are a prerequisite; as is the desire to be involved in all aspects of the development of an outstanding and cutting edge Special Academy, at the forefront of educational improvement and attainment.

During the Apprenticeship you will undertake the Teaching Assistant Level 3 qualification.  You will be providing support to teaching staff by assisting in the delivery of class-based tasks to groups or individual students.

The successful candidate will be;

  • A highly motivated and inspirational
  • Creative and innovative, with excellent communication and inter-personal skills
  • Committed to maximising pupil progress
  • Adaptable and eager to meet the changing demands of the Academy and the needs of all pupils
  • Able to motivate, lead, support and challenge pupils and staff to be successful
  • Committed to the inclusion of all children with special educational needs
  • A team player who shares the Willoughby vision
  • Able to support specific needs in accordance with the requirements of pupils individual Educational Health and Care Plans.

The successful candidates will be qualified to GCSE level C or equivalent in English and Mathematics. Good interpersonal skills are vital, with a desire to develop techniques to motivate and support young people.

The job description and person specification can be found on the documents button located below.

 Please complete our online application form under Vacancies at Support Staff Application. Please note CVs are not accepted

All applications both internal and external must be supplemented by the completion of a secondary application which can be found here:-

https://www.findapprenticeship.service.gov.uk/apprenticeship/-549092

Applications will NOT be accepted if either of the forms are incomplete.

Closing date: Midnight, Sunday 1st November 2020

Interviews: W/C 2nd November 2020

The Priory Federation of Academies strictly adheres to the new regulations introduced on the 25th May 2018 under GDPR guidelines. In order to complete your application for this position you will need to agree with our privacy statement. These privacy statement will be available for you to read when you commence your application; https://www.prioryacademies.co.uk/page/?title=Vacancies&pid=9

 The Academy is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff to share this commitment. The position is subject to an enhanced DBS disclosure.