Teaching Assistant Apprentice
Ashford Oaks Community Primary School has 450 children ranging from nursery age through to Yr6. The Ethos of the school is to love the children while providing a fun and exciting curriculum.
DESCRIPTION OF VACANCY
We are looking for someone with a clear love for children to join our team. As an apprentice TA you will gain experience whilst studying towards your qualification in a setting keen to support you and your goals.
As an apprentice TA you will work as part of a team supporting our children at the beginning of their school life. There will be learning through play as well as more structured lessons. We are looking for someone who doesn’t mind getting down with the kids – literally! Such a fun opportunity to learn whilst helping children to learn.
Weekly wage £145.00
Monday to Friday 8.40am – 3.10pm
One day per week to finish at 1.30pm for study time
Weekly hours paid 30
Term Time Only
Half an hour for lunch paid
A keen desire to help children learn from an early age by encouraging and nurturing them. Past experience would be desirable but as an apprentice we would not expect this.
Approachable, friendly, works well in a team and under pressure. A clear love of children.
We ask that the successful candidate has GCSE grade A-C (or equivalent) in Maths and English
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.
KT&A: Kent Training & Apprenticeships are part of Kent County Council and are a leading training organisation with nearly 30 years successful experience. KT&A specialise in high quality work-based training, delivered by qualified staff with personal experience of working in the skill area they teach.