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Teaching Assistant, William Howard School, £4.81 an hour

Brampton, Cumbria, Cumbria

Added 2 years ago

About William Howard School

William Howard School is an academy, situated in the town of Brampton and serving a large catchment area in east Cumbria. It is an innovative and forward-thinking school. We are passionate about education and aim to provide an exciting and engaging learning environment where students are inspired, enthused and equipped for the future.

We are a high performing school and are very proud of our exam results at both GCSE and A ‘Level. Whilst the focus at William Howard is upon high achievement and attainment, we also work hard to ensure our students become fully rounded individuals, who can make contributions at all levels of society.

About the role

This is a fantastic opportunity to join our hard working and dedicated SEN Team. You will work alongside experienced and knowledgeable staff who have substantiation experience supporting apprentices. We are a large team and support pupils with additional needs from year 7 to year 11 in all areas of the curriculum, if you like a varied job role and are passionate about supporting pupils to achieve and meet their individual targets this is the perfect role for you!

General duties to include

  • Daily duties will be varied but will include:
  • Meeting pupils and supporting them into school
  • Supporting pupils within mainstream classes
  • Keeping detailed and up to date records of pupil participation and progress.
  • Supporting with any physical or medical needs (after training has been given)
  • Supervising students at break and lunch times
  • Meeting with parents and outside professionals.
Your future career with us

Upon successful completion of the apprenticeship we will look at offering the apprentice a position within our team.

Training & Qualification Details

This Level 3 apprenticeship is expected to last a period of between 12 –18 months. You will attend live tutor led sessions 2 days every month (1 day every other week which will be via ZOOM) and participate in online interactive learning via our bespoke innovative platform OLLIE. Your Tutor will also visit you in the workplace for 1-2-1 Tutor sessions during the program. System People have fantastic pass rates and won the “BEST Training Provider Award” at the Golden Apples in 2019 and have been awarded a “Good” rating by Ofsted 2021.

Entry requirements

You will need to have achieved a GCSE grade 4/C (or equivalent) in Maths and English by the end this program, therefore if you do not already hold a grade 4 in these subjects, you will be required to carry out a short Maths and English Assessment to see if we are able to offer you Functional skills support to reach a Level 2 (grade C/4 equivalent) by the end of the program.

Apprenticeships are open to everyone of all ages, so perhaps you have just left school and would like to get straight into work? Maybe you are a working parent looking for a change? Or perhaps you are looking for a career break and want to retrain and start something totally new! All applications are welcome.

This vacancy has now been filled