Apprentice Teaching Assistant - Bothal Primary School

Job Summary
Contract Type:
Fixed Term
Working Pattern:
Full time
Advert Start Date:
Advert End Date:
Closed for applications on 18/02/2020 09:00
Hours per week:
37 hours
Job Category:
Schools - Support
Vacancy ID:
Employment Location:
Bothal Primary School, Wansbeck Road Ashington Northumberland NE63 8HZ
Closing date:
18 Feb
Further Information

The Council
Northumberland County Council operates a huge range of services across the largest county in the UK. Local Government’s ongoing challenges and the diversity of our residents means we have to work smarter. That’s why we want bold, creative and agile thinkers who can help us move forward and innovate.

The School
Bothal Primary School is a split site primary school situated in the heart of the Ashington Community. We teach our children to set high expectations for themselves, embracing our values in all they do under the Trust guiding principles of Partnership, Responsibility, Excellence and Opportunity. We are seeking two teaching assistant apprentices! who are both enthusiastic and keen to support children with their learning and development.

The role and essential requirements:

Attend to the personal needs of pupils including the implementation of personal learning programmes that may include social, health, physical, hygiene and welfare objectives.
Supervise and support children in their access of learning.
Establish good relationships with pupils, acting as a role model and responding to the needs of each individual child.
To actively promote inclusive practice within the classroom setting to ensure acceptance of all children.
Encourage children to play and interact with one another.
Encourage children to engage in, and participate in learning activities lead by the class teacher.
To have challenging expectations that encourages children to act independently and build self esteem.
Provide feedback to pupils in relation to progress and achievement under the guidance of the class teacher.
Any other duties appropriate to the role, please see attached job description for further details.

We are offering:
Access to the Local Government Pension Scheme (or other pension scheme)
A wide range of staff benefits including a competitive annual leave provision
Training will be Level 2 Supporting Teaching and Learning in Schools.
For more information on the Councils Apprenticeship opportunities, please click here: https://www.northumberland.gov.uk/Education/Apprenticeships.aspx
Please note that successful applicants must be able to attend a Gateway session

For any further information, please contact u son 01670 622104 for an informal discussion.

Northumberland County Council is an equal opportunities employer and we welcome applications from all sectors of the community. If you require any further information on this or for more details working for Northumberland County Council, please click here: http://www.northumberland.gov.uk/working
If you have a disability and would prefer to apply in a different format or would like us to make reasonable adjustments to enable you to attend interview please contact us on the above number or email us to apprenticeships@northumberland.gov.uk

Please note
This job is closed for applications.