Apprentice Teaching & Learning Assistant – SEN Department
Secondary School in Gravesend
DESCRIPTION OF VACANCY
To work as part of a team to ensure that barriers to learning are reduced and overcome.
The Post-holders will work in a secondary school environment to support students in achieving their targets within the SEN department. The apprentice will work under the guidance of teachers and other adults in helping students achieve their potential in a mainstream setting. They will need to achieve an NVQ Level 2 Certificate in Supporting and Learning in Schools.
Apprentice Salary – £3.90 per hour
Monday – Friday
Flexible working hours may apply on occasion with notice
Enthusiasm and interest in sports activities Good communication skills both verbally and written Flexibility and adaptability Good level of ICT skills Ability to work professionally and respect
Excellent attendance record Excellent punctuality Ability to adhere to an expected dress code Confident Ability to work on own initiative Ability to develop professional relationships with students and staff Ability to demonstrate patience and empathy Enthusiastic Pleasant friendly manner Willing to learn new skills
Minimum achieved Grade C in English and Maths. Evidence of achieving a qualification in a sport qualification at Level 2 or above would be an advantage
On the job training with the employer whilst working towards the Apprenticeship Framework – 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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