Early Years Educator Apprenticeship Coventry Job in Coventry at SCCU Group –

Welcome to Good Shepherd Catholic Primary School which is part of the Romero Catholic Academy in Coventry.

The core purpose of the job is to support the class teacher in ensuring that the school provides high quality, challenging and exciting learning and teaching that leads to successful outcomes for pupils in terms of spiritual and moral growth, achievement, attitudes to learning, behaviour and personal development. We encourage you to share responsibility to recognise and nurture the unique qualities of each adult and child within the school community.

Assist the teacher in the development, delivery and implementation of Individual Education/Behaviour Plans and Personal Care Programmes for individuals or groups of children.

Prepare and deliver programmes to support Special Needs e.g. Read Write Inc, one to one tuition, interventions etc following the guidelines and training given under the guidance of the teacher.

Assist the teacher with the planning of learning activities in the classroom or designated areas preparing or modifying work for individuals or groups of pupils as directed.

Use strategies in liaison with the teacher, to support pupils to achieve learning goals

Provide support for local and national learning strategies e.g. English, Mathematics, Early years.

Assist with the implementation of programmes designed by other professionals such as Educational Psychologists, Speech and Language therapists.

Assist the teacher with the administration of baseline/tests and other assessments.

Support the use of computing in learning activities and develop pupils’ competence and independence in its use.

To prepare and maintain equipment and teaching resources for lessons and activities including the control of stock within the classroom

Prepare/clear classroom as directed before and after lessons, including the preparation of visual aids, and the display and presentation of pupil’s work.

Participate in personal and professional development activities to meet the changing demands of the job and encourage and support other staff in their development and training.

Supervise and support the teaching activities of individuals or groups of children/young people to ensure their safety and facilitate in their physical and emotional development.

Monitor individual pupil’s progress, achievements, problems, condition and development needs reporting to the responsible teacher as appropriate

Desired Skills:
Confident building and maintaining relationships with young children

Works well with other people

Ability to follow instructions and complete tasks set

Able to work using own initiative

Able to communicate effectively in spoken or written form Well organised

Able to use ICT – word processing, emails, internet

Aware of Safeguarding when working with young people Basic knowledge of First Aid if possible

Awareness of Health and Safety issues

Desired personal qualities:
Positive ‘can do’ attitude


Enjoy working with children



High expectations

Sense of humour

Team player

Benefits Provided by Employer:
Pension Scheme, access to healthcare plan.

Benefits Provided by Training Provider:
Bespoke work based tuition and additional learning support where necessary

Access to Life and Progress employee support programme which includes

Health and wellbeing support

Around the clock support

Confidential counselling

Access to TOTUM student discount

Training to be provided:
Training for this qualification will be provided by ourselves at SCCU Group, an Oftsed good training provider. Our tuition is all delivered in the workplace and bespoked to your particular role.

Early Years Employer Level 3 Standard

Functional Skills in Maths, English and ICT (if required)

Impact Training

Working Week (Days and Hours):
35 hours per week, 39 weeks per year, Monday – Friday 08:30am – 4:00pm

£4.30 hourly

About the Company

Company: SCCU Group –

Company Location:  Coventry

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