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Job Reference: TA316
Area / Location: Furness Road, Workington
Business Classification: School
Pay: £3.50 per hour (Apprenticeship Wage)
Role / Duties: You will be working under the instruction and supervision of the teacher in the classroom, to support access to learning for pupils and provide general support to the teacher in the management of pupils and the classroom;
  • Contribute to the observation of children and feedback children's development and patterns of behaviour to staff/key person.
  • Contribute to learning by providing fun and exciting activities under the direction of the supervisor/leader/head.
  • Contribute to children's social, emotionail and physical wellbeing, reporting concerns to the appropriate person.
  • Be aware of and comply with all settings policies and procedures including code of conduct, child protection, health and safety, security, confidentiality and data protection, reporting all concerns to a nominated person.
  • Under the supervision of the supervisor/leader/head encourage independent learning and promote inclusion of all children.
  • Assist with lunchtime routines.
  • Ensure the classroom is kept clean and tidy throughout the day.
  • Verbally share rountine information about children with other staff.
Required Skills / Experience / Personal Qualities:
  • Ability to self-evaluate learning needs and actively seek learning opportunities
  • Ability to relate well to children and adults
  • Able to work constructively as part of a team, understanding settings roles and responsibilities and own position within these
  • Willingness to attend CPD opportunities
  • Must be able to respect the confidential nature of the work
  • ICT Skills
  • Great communication skills
  • Friendly
  • Enthusiastic
  • Self Motivated
  • Maths and English GCSE A*-D or 9-4.
Prospects: Progression on to Advanced Apprenticeship is a possibility for the right candidate.
Training Involved: The RWP Training Apprenticeship in Teaching Assistants will offer you a 12 month programme of work based learning where you will gain the following qualifications:
  • Cache Level 2 in Supporting Teaching and Learning in Schools
  • Functional Skills English Level 2
  • Functional Skills Maths Level 1
  • Functional Skills ICT Level 1
  • Employer Rights and Responsibilities Workbook
  • Personal Learning and Thinking Skills
  • Be Safe Booklet
Days/Hours: Monday to Friday
Other Information: The prospective candidate will need to provide 2 references, have DBS clearance and meet A&I requirements.