Teaching Assistant Apprentice -Term Time Only

  • Company: Shine Learning & Training Centre CIC
  • Location: Luton , LU4 0SW
  • Type: Apprenticeship
  • Salary: £8,754.20 per year
  • Sector: Education
  • Ref: VAC-12497
  • Application Deadline Date: 21/08/2022
  • Start Date: 05/09/2022
  • Positions Available: 1
  • Working Week: Monday- Friday 8:30am-3:00pm

Brief Description

Do you want to work for a company that supports challenged young people and their parents/carers? Do you want to make a difference to the lives of young people where no two days are the same? Apply now!

Qualifications Required

To be considered for this role you will ideally need to have GCSE grades 9-3 (A*- D) in English and maths or the ability to work towards Level 2 Functional Skills during the programme.

If you don't meet the entry requirements for this vacancy but are still interested in an apprenticeship, please contact our dedicated Apprenticeship Recruitment Team who can discuss this with you further - apprenticeships@bedford.ac.uk or 01234 291375

Personal Qualities

Hard working
Willing to learn
Caring and kind
Compassion and empathy
Able to build and maintain professional relationships

Skills Required

Excellent time management skills and ability to multi-task and prioritise work
Attention to detail and problem-solving skills
Excellent written and verbal communication skills
Strong organisational and planning skills
Creative thinking

Future Prospects

A potential permanent job and the opportunity to be a part of this small, caring, family feel organisation that makes a big difference to a number of young people.

Vacancy Detail

Shine Learning & Training Centre is a registered not-for-profit Community Interest Company which aims to make a difference to the life outcomes of students who find mainstream education challenging. They offer a good quality alternative education, that provides a home from home approach but focuses on mentoring and prevention work whilst also ensuring students’ academic needs are met and celebrated.

Part of your role will be to to support and assist students and teachers in the classroom. You will be providing support for individual students inside and outside the classroom to enable them to interact with others and engage in activities led by the teacher. You will also be promoting self-esteem, independence and enabling students to feel secure and happy.

Employee benefits- golden days (2 days paid leave to use as you wish), staff meals out, staff away days and vouchers offered. This is also a term time only position, perfect for those candidates that have children or enjoy the half term holidays!

Other Information

*You have to be 18 and over to apply for this vacancy*
This job requires working with young people with challenging behaviour but it is a rewarding career.
Candidates must carry out an initial interview with a member of the Bedford College Apprenticeship Recruitment Team. This is part of the recruitment process and must be completed in order for your application to be progressed to the next stage.

Ready to start your adventure?