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Teaching Assistant Apprentice

The Wellington AcademyWiltshire

Fixed Term contract

The Wellington Academy opened in 2009 to serve Tidworth. Ludgershall and the surrounding area: an area with a significant military presence. Consequently, we are proud to educate a large number of children from service families and with the growing super-garrison based on Salisbury plain we expect our numbers to continue to rise.

Royal Wootton Bassett Academy Trust is seeking to appoint 2 x Teaching Assistant Apprentices to join our busy education support team based at The Wellington Academy. 

The successful applicant will attend Wiltshire College 1 day a week and gain a level 3 qualification.

Minimum GCSE Grades D-to C/9-4 to include Maths and English.

All Applicants will be received to pass initial assessments in Maths and English.

Job Requirements: 

  • Supporting Students in and out of the classroom as appropriate. 
  • Preparing learning activities for individual’s groups and for classes. 
  • Monitoring individual and/or directed pupils. 
  • Assessing, recording and reporting on individual student's achievement, progress and development. 
  • Monitoring and intervening in student's behaviour. 
  • Maintaining a safe and positive environment for all learners. 
  • Creating opportunities for all learners to reach their potential, irrespective of ability.

The right candidate will have: 

  • Good literacy and numeracy skills. 
  • Effective oral and written communication skills. 
  • Excellent interpersonal skills both in working relationships with young pupils and in forming effective professional relationships with a wide range of contacts. 
  • Good organisational and time management skills. 
  • Good sense of humour.

Closing date for applications: Monday 13 December 2021. Interviews will take shortly after.

The Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. All appointments are subject to references and an Enhanced DBS check before confirmation. Royal Wootton Academy Trust is an equal opportunities employer. The campus is a no smoking site.

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