Hours of work: 30 hours per week
Working pattern: Part-time and Term-time only (working for 39 weeks per year plus 5.85 weeks annual leave, which will increase after 5 year’s continuous service)
(As the position is part-time/term-time only, the above salary will be pro rata)
Fixed term for: 2 years
Closing date: Midday, Monday 19 April 2021
For more information and to apply for the above post, please contact:
Stone Cross School, Adur Drive, Pevensey, BN24 5EF
Phone: 01323 461002
Please note, we do not accept CVs.
About the role
We are looking for a self motivated person who wishes to be an Apprentice Teaching Assistant (level 3). The apprenticeship will be made up of practical employment experience whilst having an education programme that will lead on to a nationally recognised qualification.
You will learn to work in a school environment supporting the learning and care of students. You will learn to work with a team and as an individual. Observation and assessment by professional teachers and assessors takes place throughout the term of apprenticeship to build upon your levels of understanding leading toward your qualification. The successful applicant will have the privilege to support our children's learning in their lessons.
The successful candidate will:
- Have excellent interpersonal skills
- Be an articulate team player, willing to work effectively as part of a team
- Have the ability to communicate professionally to all both orally and in writing
- Have good organisational, planning and follow through skills
- Exercise discretion and maintain confidentially
- Enjoy working with and caring for children
- Be highly motivated and keen to learn
We can offer you:
- children that are enthusiastic and eager to learn
- a strong, supportive and committed staff team
- opportunities to develop your professional skills
The hours of work will be 8.30-11.30 and 12-3 Monday to Friday. You will have a 1/2 hour unpaid lunch break between 11.30-12.00 Total of 30 hours.
There may also be an opportunity to work some extra hours at our after school club which is open 3-6 Monday to Friday.
Closing date for applications is midday on Monday 19 April 2021. Interviews will take place Friday 23 April. We are looking for as early start date as possible.
Please contact the school office (01323 461002 or firstname.lastname@example.org) for an application pack, or if you would like a tour of the school, these will take place outside of school hours. Please visit our website www.stonecrossschool.co.uk for more information about our school.
Please do not apply for this role if you already hold a TA3 qualification.
Work Permits: we may be able to obtain a Work Permit for this post but this is subject to meeting the requirements of the UK Border Agency’s Points-based Immigration System.
Due to the restrictions we cannot guarantee that individuals that meet the requirements of the Points-based Immigration System will be issued with clearance to obtain work permits.
This authority is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. All staff will be expected to hold or be willing to obtain Enhanced DBS check or Enhanced check for Regulated Activity with the Disclosure & Barring Services (previously the Criminal Records Bureau). For further information about what is required in this process please go to www.gov.uk/disclosure-barring-service-check.
All school based staff have the responsibility for promoting the safeguarding and welfare of children. All school staff should be aware of the school’s Child Protection and Safeguarding Policy and work in accordance with this document at all times.