Apprentice Teaching Assistant - Prescot Primary School - REF: 019

Company overview:

"Prescot Primary School is a two form entry primary school and nursery catering for children between the ages of 3 and 11.  We currently have 411 pupils on roll.  Further information about the school can be found on our website www.prescotprimary.org.uk"

Key responsibilities for the role:

  • Must be able to complete an apprenticeship framework in Teaching Assistant
  • Supporting teaching and learning for the children of our school
  • Working within a large teaching team
  • Organising classroom resources
  • Helping children who need extra support to complete tasks
  • Playground duty
  • Pastoral care of children
  • Supporting and maintaining the values of the school

Key skills to be successful in your application:

  • Qualifications required/predicted in Maths and English Grade C/4 and above
  • Ability to build good relationships within a team
  • Ability to conduct yourself in a professional manner at all times whilst working within the school environment
  • Be reliable
  • Outgoing personality
  • Be a positive role model to young people
  • Ability to self manage and organise your own time

Location: Prescot Primary School, Maryville Road, Prescot, L34 2TA            
Contracted hours: 30                
Hourly rate of pay: National Minimum Wage

Closing date: Monday 10 August 2020

How to apply: 
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