Apprentice Learning Assistant

  • Vacancy Reference: #026068
  • £129.50 per week
  • Closing Date: 15/09/2017

Brief Employer Description

A modern secondary school based in Rainford Merseyside

Main Duties & Responsibilities

• To assist in working with and supervising individuals and groups of children under the direction/instruction of teaching and/or senior staff, inclusive of specific individual learning needs, enabling access to learning for all pupils and assistance and support in classroom management and behaviour techniques.
• To assist in establishing good working relationships with pupils, acting as a role model, being aware of and respond appropriately to individual pupil needs ensuring effective interaction
• To assist with providing clerical/administration support (e.g. photocopying, typing, filing, data input, collecting money etc.)
• Assist with the display of childrens’ work

Required Skills, Qualifications & Personal Qualifications

Required Skills

  • Good communication skills
  • Excellent use of spelling and grammar
  • Excellent attention to detail
  • Must be able to work under pressure
  • Computer literate
  • Must be able to work in a safe manner and use equipment safely

Required Personal Qualities

  • Team player
  • Willing to learn and use initiative
  • Flexible approach
  • Enthusiastic with a genuine caring nature
  • Professional
  • Confident
  • Mature attitude
  • Need to be punctual and reliable
  • Empathetic
  • Discreet and confidential
  • Highly presentable
  • Positive
  • Trustworthy
  • Ambitious

Further required skills

• An ability to fulfil all spoken aspects of the role with confidence through the medium of English.
• Ability to work effectively within a team environment, understanding classroom roles and responsibilities
• Ability to build effective working relationships with all students and colleagues
• Excellent numeracy and literacy skills as required
• Ability to undertake structured and agreed learning activities

Future Prospects

An excellent insight into working within a modern technology college with a chance to gain invaluable experience within this sector

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