Teaching Assistant

Location
St Christophers School St Christophers School Stockwell Grove Wrexham LL13 7BW
Salary
30 hours per week (38 weeks +2 days) pro rata £11,985 per annum
Posted
30 Apr 2021
Closes
10 May 2021
Ref
1247
Specialism
Other
Sector
Unspecified
Start Date
Ongoing
Duration
Undisclosed
About the apprenticeship

Duties

We are looking for someone who:-
Is passionate about working with children and supporting their early development
Promotes high levels of wellbeing and positive behaviour with all children.
Has a good understanding of Foundation Phase pedagogy and will actively support learning through play.
Can work under the guidance of the class teacher and show initiative
Will help to deliver programmes to support literacy and numeracy
will support the development and maintaining of areas of continuous provision
Has good communication skills with both children and adults
is a great team player with a strong work ethic

Additional information

To work under the instruction/guidance of teaching/senior staff to undertake work/care/support programmes, to enable access to learning for pupils and to assist the teacher in the management of pupils and the classroom. Work may be carried out in the classroom or outside the main teaching area.

Requirements

Skills

Effective use of ICT to support learning
Use of other equipment technology - video, photocopier
Understanding of relevant polices/codes of practice and awareness of relevant legislation
General understanding of national/foundation stage curriculum and other basic learning programmes/strategies
Basic understanding of child development and learning
Ability to self-evaluate learning needs and actively seek learning opportunities
Ability to relate well to children and adults
Work constructively as part of a team, understanding classroom roles and responsibilities and your own position within these.

Qualifications

Good numeracy/literacy skills
Completion of DfES Teacher Assistant Induction Programme not applicable in Wales
NVQ 2 for Teaching Assistants or equivalent qualifications or experience
Training in the relevant learning strategies e.g. literacy
First aid training/training as appropriate

Language

Welsh Spoken Skills: No Welsh Written Skills: No

Course details

Training provider:
Coleg Cambria

Qualification:
Supporting Teaching and Learning Level 2

About the employer

St Christophers School St Christophers School
Stockwell Grove
Wrexham
LL13 7BW

Disability confident

No

Please note that all apprenticeships are open to everyone. However, some organisations have worked to achieve Disability Confident accreditation. You should always apply for the apprenticeship you feel best suited to.

Interview arrangements

TBC interview / task to be completed at School

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