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Barclays Primary school - Apprentice Teaching Assistant Barclay Primary School

Barclay's school is looking for an enthusiastic individual to join their rapidly growing team of Teaching Assistants to give them the valuable experience they need to become more skilled the education.

This apprenticeship requires you to apply through the employer's website.

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Closing date: 01 Nov 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 8:30am - 4:30pm

    Total hours per week: 40.00

  • Expected duration

    18 months

  • Possible start date

    02 Nov 2021

  • Date posted

    21 May 2021

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    5 available

Supervise and provide support and guidance for pupils.

Working with individuals or small groups of children under the direction of teaching staff.

Establish and maintain a positive relationship with pupils.

Support the use of ICT in the classroom and help to develop pupils competence and independence in its use.

Establish constructive relationships with parents/carers.

Provide feedback to pupils in relation to attainment and progress under the guidance of the teacher.

Promote the inclusion and acceptance of children with special needs within the classroom ensuring access to lessons and their content through appropriate clarification, explanation and resources.

To respect confidentiality at all times.

Attend relevant school meetings as required.

Assist with escorting pupils on educational visits.

To attend to pupils personal needs including help with social, welfare and health matters, including minor first aid.

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • Be professional when dealing with parents and school visitors
  • Good communication and telephone skills
  • Ability to use own initiative and work well within a team
  • Attention to detail
  • Good written and verbal English
  • Good numeracy and literacy skills
  • Ability to work under pressure
  • Be diligent and consistently follow safeguarding procedures

Personal qualities

  • Friendly and approachable
  • Willingness to learn
  • Responsible
  • Patient
  • Tidy
  • Well Organised
  • Compassionate
  • Well mannered
  • Well spoken
  • Ability to follow instructions accurately

Desired qualifications

GCSE or equivalent grade A*-C (9-4) would be preferred.

Future prospects

Possible Permanent position after the completion of apprenticeship.

Things to consider

You will be expected to be flexible and provide support across the team when needed. This may include supporting meal times for the children.

About the employer

Over the last six years, this educational institution has established itself as a very successful school, where children make rapid progress and attain high educational standards. Recent KS2 data puts this school in the top 8% of schools nationally for educational achievement. 


Barclay Primary School


Barclay Primary School, 155 Canterbury Road


E10 6EJ

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Training provider


Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by Aspire2Learn


Jerome Watson 0208 989 9832

Teaching Assistant Level 3.

English and Maths Functional Skills (If Required).

Apprenticeship standard

Teaching assistant

Level 3 (A level)

Employer's Application Instructions

If you are interested in applying for this vacancy then please click on the 'Apply Now' link and complete our Application Form.

This apprenticeship requires you to apply through the employer's website.

Apply now

Closing date: 01 Nov 2021