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Vacancy Title
Framework Title

Apprentice Teaching Assistant L2

Supporting Teaching & Learning in Schools
Hours per week
18 months contract - 12 months at £9000 FTE,
remainning 6 months @ NMW for age.
30 hours per week - PRO RATA, Term Time Only

30 hours per week

Location of Vacancy
Training Provider / College
Heywood, Rochdale KYP


Brief description of the role

To act as a responsible adult and assist with groups of children and their environment under the instruction of senior staff, inclusive of assisting with resources and basic classroom management techniques to support their learning.

Main Duties and Responsibilities:-

The job role involves general childcare duties and you will be able to develop your skills and experiences throughout your apprenticeship. Full training will be provided from day one. As an apprentice your duties will be to;

  • Plan and supervise activities like arts and crafts, music and cooking.

  • Help children to learn numeracy skills through activities like counting games.

  • Observe children and make notes for use in reports.

  • Make sure the children are safe and well at all times (safeguarding).

  • Report any concerns to your manager.


Other information

  • Possess or be expecting GCSE English and Mathematics at above grade C (new Level 4).

  • Applicants must live within the boundaries of Rochdale Borough.

  • Evidence of a good standard of literacy and numeracy.

  • Adaptable and flexible in approach.

  • Committed to acquiring new skills relevant to the post and attendance on relevant training courses.

  • Have an interest in and commitment to a career within teaching.