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Early Year Practitioner, St Margaret's Church of England Primary School, £6.40 an hour

Warrington, Cheshire

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About St Margaret's Church of England Primary School

St Margaret’s CofE Primary School is a large but ‘small family feel’ urban Church of England school in the outskirts of North Warrington. Though our school vision ’Care challenge and celebrate with Christ’ and our pursuit of excellence in a Christian context, all children are welcomed to grow in body, mind and spirit. We have a strong tradition of celebrating achievement and encouraging children’s self-esteem and we have excellent teachers, teaching assistants and office staff who all work closely together. As a school with a Christian foundation and Christian vision, St Margaret’s is completely inclusive, welcoming to, and accepting of, all. This includes people of the Christian faith, other faiths and no faith.

About the role

This is a fantastic opportunity to join the successful team at St Margaret’s CofE Primary School as an apprentice Early Years Practitioner. You will be working with an established team, supporting primarily pupils in Early Years, Nursery and/or Reception, and will have opportunity to gain experience of working with children with SEND. We are looking for somebody who is able to embrace the school’s vision and values. It is important that you will enjoy supporting pupils and approach each day with enthusiasm.
We are looking for someone who is confident and academically strong with a minimum of grade C or 4 in maths and English, with excellent communication skills. If you have a passion for supporting children with a kind, patient and nurturing attitude, apply now!

General duties to include

  • Supporting whole class teaching
  • Working with children in small groups
  • Playground and lunchtime duties
  • Undertaking any additional training and attend staff meetings
  • Ensuring that all children have a happy and welcoming learning environment
Your future career with us

Upon the successful completion of the Level 2 Early Years Practitioner apprenticeship, there may be the opportunity to progress onto a Level 3 Early Years Educator apprenticeship.

Training & Qualification Details

This Level 2 apprenticeship is expected to last a period of between 12 –14 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 of this programme. Therefore, if you do not already hold a grade 4/C 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).

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