Behaviour Support Apprentice
Goodwin Academy is a vibrant and engaging Key Stage 3-5 mixed Academy which is sponsored by Thinking Schools Academy Trust.
Our core aim is to bring out the best in everyone, so that all students achieve the highest standards of which they are capable. Our wish is for every student to have a successful and enjoyable education. We believe it is our responsibility to create an environment where every young person is able to develop and become a confident, well-rounded and motivated individual and to aspire to be the best that they can be.
The curriculum at Goodwin Academy is more than a list of subjects: it is both broad and engaging. Students will experience interesting, inspiring and innovative classroom practice. We offer a whole host of enriching extra-curricular activities in addition to quality advice, support and guidance to help our students to progress and grow academically, personally and vocationally.
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We are seeking to appoint a hardworking and reliable Behavioural Support Assistant to support our Student Services Manager. The successful candidate will have excellent communication skills, be a good team player and enjoy working around young people. The job will involve providing administrative support/typing for behaviour. This includes administrative and pastoral support as required, supervision of students throughout the day, preparation and collation of student information.
Salary of between £3.90 – £4.90 per hour, based on experience.
Will be paid pro rota basis and is in line with a TSAT Grade D.
Monday – Thursday, 8am – 4pm
Friday, 8am – 3.30pm (With 30 mins break for lunch)
Working 39 weeks of the year, term time only
Good standard of literacy, numeracy and communication skills. 5 GCSEs including English and Maths.
Good organisational and time management skills and the ability to cope with interruptions.
Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
Office administration experience would be an advantage.
Good interpersonal skills.
Confident and friendly telephone manner.
Confident in use of Microsoft Office packages.
Minimum achieved Grade C or equivalent in English and Maths.
On the job training with the employer whilst working towards the Apprenticeship Standard – consisting of the Intermediate NVQ Level, Technical Certificate and Functional Skills if appropriate.
Regular work based assessments/observations carried out by Kent Training & Apprenticeships Tutor Assessor, to determine competency and meet with Awarding Body standards.
The employer has asked that you do not contact them direct. Doing so could jeopardise your application. You will be responsible for your travel expenses to and from your place of work. Therefore, you must have the means to get to your place of work on a daily basis whilst waiting for your first wages to be paid.
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