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Teaching Assistant Apprentice Norman Pannell School

Working in a successful primary school and acting as a great role-model for the children and assisting with education and social development in the early years department. For the right person, there is the opportunity to secure full time employment and progress to higher level qualifications.

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Closing date: 11 Oct 2021

Apprenticeship summary

  • Weekly wage


    Wages explained

    Apprentices are paid for their normal working hours and training that's part of their apprenticeship (usually one day per week).

    Minimum Wage Rates

  • Working week

    Monday - Friday, between the hours of 8.30am - 3.30pm

    Total hours per week: 32.00

  • Expected duration

    12 months

  • Possible start date

    13 Oct 2021

  • Date posted

    10 Nov 2020

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

Duties and responsibilities to include:

  • Under the direction and supervision of qualified staff, assist in the delivery of nursery activities
  • Set up displays and activities
  • Attend to pupils’ personal needs including minor first aid
  • Establish relationships with parents and/or carers
  • Assist other staff with the assessment procedures to ensure children’s progress is satisfactory
  • Maintain a recording system for individual children

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • Good literacy and numeracy skills
  • ICT skills
  • An enthusiasm to work with young children
  • Communication skills relevant to both children and adults
  • Ability to self-manage and organise own time

Personal qualities

  • Happy, positive, and fun
  • A willingness to support others and be a team player
  • Reliable
  • Smart appearance
  • Professional attitude
  • A level of maturity with working in a school environment will be required
  • Ambitious and hard working

Desired qualifications

  • The ideal candidate will have a minimum of A*-C/9-4 GCSE (or equivalent) grades in English and maths

Future prospects

  • The will be a possible progession for the right candidate with an extention of employment contract and a pay increase

Things to consider

  • A DBS check will be required for this position

About the employer

Norman Pannell Primary School is an exciting, ambitious school that is determined to achieve the highest standard of educational experiences for every child. Our aim is to provide a welcoming, supportive environment where children feel safe and secure, enabling them to enjoy their learning every day and strive to reach their full potential. We are fortunate to have a spacious, stimulating school site that offers plenty of scope for extra-curricular activities and a range of opportunities.


Norman Pannell School


Brownbill Bank


L27 7AE

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Training provider


Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by Asset Training & Consultancy Ltd


Ella Hudson 0794 420 3292

  • Teaching Assistant Level 3 Apprenticeship Standard
  • End Point Assessment (EPA)

Apprenticeship standard

Teaching assistant

Level 3 (A level)

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