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  • Job start date

    1 September 2024

  • Closing date

    20 May 2024 at 12pm (midday)

  • Date listed

    16 April 2024

Job details

Job role

Visa sponsorship

Visas cannot be sponsored

Working pattern

Full time: 32.5

Contract type

Fixed term - 18 Months

Pay scale

NMW

What skills and experience we're looking for

Apprentice Specialist Support Assistant

18 month fixed term contract to start September 2024

Full Time 32.5 hours, term time only

£10.42 per hour apprenticeship rate (£12.46 after 6 months)

Teaching Assistant Level 3 Apprenticeship

As an Apprentice SSA you will work with the classroom teacher to support students’ independent learning and progress in accordance with the national curriculum and with behaviour management strategies. You will help prepare resources and the classroom for planned activities. You will work as part of a team to support the teacher.

You will be supported in the workplace and receive training and materials. Regular on-site meetings with your apprenticeship tutor will help you successfully complete the apprenticeship.

At the end of your contract, if you have performed well on your apprenticeship, you should be in a good position to be considered for a permanent role.

Our Teaching Assistant Apprenticeship will help you to:

  • Gain a nationally recognised Level 3 apprenticeship at no cost to you
  • Gain Level 3 English and maths if you do not have GCSEs grade C/4, at no cost to you
  • Receive training focused on supporting student progress and development aligned to the curriculum
  • Develop an understanding of how to actively support the class teacher
  • Safeguard students and build a positive and nurturing environment
  • Build confidence supporting students with special education needs, EAL or SEMH
  • Contribute to planning, class activities and team meetings
  • Develop your career

What we offer

  • Free on-site parking
  • Eye care and free flu vaccination voucher
  • Private contributory healthcare scheme
  • Staff awards and gift card nominations
  • Cycle to work scheme & IT equipment scheme (salary sacrifice)
  • Gym, food, entertainment, shopping and holiday discounts
  • On-site café
  • Family-friendly policies
  • Generous pension and life assurance schemes
  • Diversity and inclusion & staff wellbeing groups
  • Contractual Sick Pay
  • Christmas party and social events
  • Free confidential mental health and wellbeing coaching and counselling services
  • Continuous professional development and sponsorship for professional qualifications, apprenticeships and free training – opportunities for growth

Who we are

Manor Green School is a large and highly successful special school educating some c300 students aged 2-19, who, due to their complex needs, require significant specialist support to succeed academically and achieve their full potential. The school’s mission statement is to be the Centre of Excellence for students with special educational needs.

We are already a good school and now we wish to be the best!

Come and join our amazing team!

Please download a job application pack from the school website or contact: careers@manorgreenschool.co.uk Please email your completed form to this address.

We welcome applications from all sections of the community.

Positions are subject to Safer Recruitment checks, including an enhanced DBS check. Applicants must be eligible to work in the UK. You will be invited for a volunteering day as part of the selection process.

What the school offers its staff

Apprentice Specialist Support Assistant

18 month fixed term contract to start September 2024

Full Time 32.5 hours, term time only

£10.42 per hour apprenticeship rate (£12.46 after 6 months)

Teaching Assistant Level 3 Apprenticeship

As an Apprentice SSA you will work with the classroom teacher to support students’ independent learning and progress in accordance with the national curriculum and with behaviour management strategies. You will help prepare resources and the classroom for planned activities. You will work as part of a team to support the teacher.

You will be supported in the workplace and receive training and materials. Regular on-site meetings with your apprenticeship tutor will help you successfully complete the apprenticeship.

At the end of your contract, if you have performed well on your apprenticeship, you should be in a good position to be considered for a permanent role.

Our Teaching Assistant Apprenticeship will help you to:

  • Gain a nationally recognised Level 3 apprenticeship at no cost to you
  • Gain Level 3 English and maths if you do not have GCSEs grade C/4, at no cost to you
  • Receive training focused on supporting student progress and development aligned to the curriculum
  • Develop an understanding of how to actively support the class teacher
  • Safeguard students and build a positive and nurturing environment
  • Build confidence supporting students with special education needs, EAL or SEMH
  • Contribute to planning, class activities and team meetings
  • Develop your career

What we offer

  • Free on-site parking
  • Eye care and free flu vaccination voucher
  • Private contributory healthcare scheme
  • Staff awards and gift card nominations
  • Cycle to work scheme & IT equipment scheme (salary sacrifice)
  • Gym, food, entertainment, shopping and holiday discounts
  • On-site café
  • Family-friendly policies
  • Generous pension and life assurance schemes
  • Diversity and inclusion & staff wellbeing groups
  • Contractual Sick Pay
  • Christmas party and social events
  • Free confidential mental health and wellbeing coaching and counselling services
  • Continuous professional development and sponsorship for professional qualifications, apprenticeships and free training – opportunities for growth

Who we are

Manor Green School is a large and highly successful special school educating some c300 students aged 2-19, who, due to their complex needs, require significant specialist support to succeed academically and achieve their full potential. The school’s mission statement is to be the Centre of Excellence for students with special educational needs.

We are already a good school and now we wish to be the best!

Come and join our amazing team!

Please download a job application pack from the school website or contact: careers@manorgreenschool.co.uk Please email your completed form to this address.

We welcome applications from all sections of the community.

Positions are subject to Safer Recruitment checks, including an enhanced DBS check. Applicants must be eligible to work in the UK. You will be invited for a volunteering day as part of the selection process.

Commitment to safeguarding

Positions are subject to Safer Recruitment checks, including an enhanced DBS check.

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About Manor Green School

School type
Special school, ages 2 to 19
School size
291 pupils enrolled
Age range
2 to 19
Phone number
01628 513800

Who we are
Manor Green School is a large and highly successful special school educating some c300 students aged 2-19, who, due to their complex needs, require significant specialist support to succeed academically and achieve their full potential. The school’s mission statement is to be the Centre of Excellence for students with special educational needs.
We are already a good school and now we wish to be the best!

Arranging a visit to Manor Green School

To arrange a visit and increase the chance of a successful application email careers@manorgreenschool.co.uk.

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