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Apprentice Teaching Assistants

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We are currently looking for apprentice teaching assistants who possess good basic education skills and a strong desire to develop their skills working with young people who have learning difficulties.

Apprentices will support the teacher and teaching assistants in delivering education to a small group of pupils with severe learning and physical disabilities. They will work towards NVQ level 2 in Supporting Teaching & Learning in Schools during their first year and can then progress onto NVQ Level 3.

Applicants must be physically fit and willing to undertake personal care including toileting and feeding.

Oaklands is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and anyone applying to work at the school is expected to share this commitment. This position is subject to a satisfactory fully enhanced DBS check and references being received. All positions are subject to the satisfactory completion of a 26 working week probation period.

Visits to the school are welcome. Please contact the Head Teacher’s PA, Lindsey Banks for an appointment on 0208 560 3569.

To apply, please email the completed application form clearly outlining how you meet the person specification for this role.

Completed applications should be emailed to . CV’s will not be accepted.

Closing Date:           9am 12th July -Late applications will not be considered.

Interview Date:        Wednesday 19th July 2017

Start Date:              4th September 2017          

Pay Scale:               £5908 per annum (£5.05 per hour)                 

Hours of work:         30 hours per week, 39 weeks a year. (Term time only plus INSET)

                                 8.45am to 3.30pm Monday to Friday

Contract:                Apprenticeship contract. Fixed Term until 31st August 2018 initially.