Teaching Assistant Apprentice

Vacancy Details

This is an Apprenticeship vacancy

Employer Name:

Rhyl High School

Type of vacancy:




Closing Date:


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£4.15 p/h

Hours of Work:


Start Date:


Minimum Age:


Careers Wales Admin Ref:

Not specified

Vacancy Description

Classroom Assistant
Education and Training
As a teaching assistant you would help children and support teachers with their educational, social and emotional development, both in and out of the classroom.
Job roles will include:
Working within a Secondary school full-time as a Teaching Assistant
Supporting pupils with additional learning needs (ALN)
Supporting pupils with their numeracy
Supporting pupils with their literacy
Supporting pupils with their ICT skills
Be involved in creating displays and preparing resources
Helping children who need extra support to complete tasks
Understand the safeguarding and behaviour policy and their role within these policies
Working with children aged 11 to 16 years
Supporting a teacher in various roles within the classroom
Ability to conduct yourself in a professional manner at all times whilst working in schools
Essential Criteria:
An eagerness to learn more about becoming a Teaching Assistant
A passion for working with children
Possess relevant qualities including patience and communication
Ability to show professionalism at all times
Ability to listen and learn from more experienced staf

Training provided

Mae'r Brentisiaeth yn cynnwys dysgu yn y gwaith ynghyd â hyfforddiant i ffwrdd o'r gwaith sy'n arwain at gymwysterau a gydnabyddir yn genedlaethol. The Apprenticeship includes both on-the- job learning and off-the-job training which leads to nationally recognised qualifications

Preferred Learning Provider


Learning Provider Course

Supporting Teaching and Learning in Schools Level 2 Certificate (C&G) 5011136X

Desirable personal qualities

Any previous experience working with children
Any previous experience with special educational needs (SEN)
Strong English & Mathematics
Communicational skills relevant to both children and adults
Competent skills in numeracy, literacy and ICT
Ability to self-manage and organise own time
Personal qualities
Smart appearance
Professional attitude
A level of maturity with working in a school environment will be required
Ambitious and hard working
Desire to be a positive role model to young people

Qualification(s) Required

2 GCSE at C or equivalent
English at C or equivalent
Maths at C or equivalent

Welsh Language Requirements

Welsh Spoken Skills: No.
Welsh Written Skills: No.

Interview arrangements


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