What will the apprentice be doing?
In School you would be tasked with supporting & leading PE lessons, lunch & playtime activities, clubs and events to raise the profile of PE/School Sport in schools. You will also lead (with support) Barcroft’s participation on local games’ competitions. You will also be encouraged to introduce projects across school to enrich the schools existing school offer - may include using some school sports budget (with leadership guidance).
What training will the apprentice take and what qualification will the apprentice get at the end?
The Apprentice will work towards a Teaching Assistant Apprenticeship Standard with a Sport/PE focus this will include 20% off job training and is included in working hours. Applicants may also need to work towards Functional Skills English and Maths. We will offer you mentor support in school, excellent training opportunities and additional Sports qualifications.
What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?
As part of the Endless Possibilities programme you will be given information, advice and guidance on our progression pathways. This is a fixed term contract but we have a high retention rate for our Apprentices who usually progress into full time employment or the next level of the Apprenticeship.
Reality CheckSchool life is extremely busy and you will be on your feet all day! You will need to be Resilient and able to multi-task and enjoy working with children of all ages and caring for their needs.
Skills RequiredCommunication skills, IT skills, Attention to detail, Organisation skills, Customer care skills, Problem solving skills, Presentation skills, Administrative skills, Number skills, Analytical skills, Logical, Team working, Creative, Initiative, Non judgemental, Patience, Physical fitness, Coaching Experience
Qualifications RequiredGCSE or equivalent English (Grade Grade C or 4 or equivalent) Desired
GCSE or equivalent Maths (Grade Grade C or 4 or equivalent) Desired