Here at The Isle of Wight College we work with a number of employers, in a vast array of industries. A fantastic opportunity has arisen to work for Gurnard Primary School as an Apprentice Teaching Assistant.
At Gurnard Primary School, children come first, the school’s priority is to deliver high quality teaching and learning whilst at the same time providing rich and truly enjoyable learning experiences for their community of children.
Everything they do as a school is to ensure that the children achieve their very best. They want every child to be successful; to reach for success from the very first day they join the school and throughout their school lives so that when they leave the school, they have a love of learning for the rest of their lives.
Gurnard Primary School aim to make learning so irresistible that children love coming to school. They are constantly searching for new and innovative ways to make learning exciting, so that everyone at Gurnard enjoys the sense of adventure that learning brings. The school have designed a curriculum that enables their pupils to explore new opportunities, meet experts and discover their passions.
This exciting approach to learning alongside their excellent teaching has been recognised through consistently high academic results as well as national gold standard awards in science, the arts and sport.
Rather excitingly and owing to apprentice success, Gurnard Primary School are now looking to appoint an Apprentice Teaching Assistant to join their friendly team to work in key stage 2 with a particular emphasis on supporting ICT learning. This is an excellent opportunity for a personable individual to join a thriving school whilst working towards a Teaching Assistant Apprenticeship.
Gurnard Primary School are seeking to appoint an enthusiastic, caring and highly motivated Apprentice Teaching Assistant to work in Key Stage 2 supporting English and Maths in the morning and ICT in the afternoon.
The successful candidate will need to have:
If you are looking for the opportunity to make your contribution to a forward looking primary school and would enjoy the chance to join the team, we would love to hear from you.
Responsibilities to include:
GCSE grade C/4 or above in English and Maths (or equivalent qualification and/or ability to work towards these Functional Skills)
National Minimum Wage for age
Please log in and complete the attached application form to apply for this role – CV’S will not be accepted.
The closing date for applications is 9th October with interviews to be held the week commencing 12th October 2020.
The current National Minimum Wage (NMW) rate for apprentices is £4.15 per hour. This applies to 16-18-year-old apprentices and those aged over 19 in the first year of their Apprenticeship. The Minimum Wage for Apprentices applies to time spent on the job plus time spent training. For more information visit: www.gov.uk/national-minimum-wage-rates
Once qualified upon successful apprenticeship completion, there may be an opportunity to progress to a permanent role within the business, dependent on suitability and opportunity at that time.
If this sounds like the next, or indeed first step you want to take with your career, then please apply using the application form attached.