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Apprentice Teaching Assistant Colville Primary School

As an Apprentice you will be trained to undertake the same responsibilities as a Teaching Assistant. Working in our EYFS setting in either Day Care, Reception or Nursery. You will be expected to deliver a high standard of learning, development and care for children aged 4-11 years.

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

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Closing date: 05 Oct 2021

Apprenticeship summary

  • Weekly wage


  • Working week

    Monday - Friday - 8.30am - 4pm

    Total hours per week: 36.00

  • Expected duration

    15 months

  • Possible start date

    12 Oct 2021

  • Date posted

    24 May 2021

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    3 available

At Colville Primary School you will be working towards a Teaching Assistant Level 3 Apprenticeship standard over the course of 15 months.

Colville Primary School is an outstanding school located in London.  We are looking for a bright, enthusiastic and ambitious Early Years apprentice to join our successful Nursery and Reception team.  Our focus is on achievement for all, and staff are no exception.  You will be supported by an experienced team who have a proven track record of supporting trainees become outstanding practitioners in their field.

Your responsibilities will include:

  • Working alongside children delivering a play-based curriculum both indoors and outdoors
  • Planning and delivering activities which enable children to reach their next stage of development
  • Contributing to the planning cycle and curriculum plans
  • Observing and assessing pupils against the curriculum
  • Ensuring pupils are safe at all times and report any concerns to relevant managers
  • Forming positive relationships with parents and carers and maintain effective communication
  • Setting up the play space including moving furniture and play equipment
  • Contributing to the development of the environment, including preparing displays
  • Developing and maintaining good communication with all staff and external agencies 
  • Undertaking appropriate and relevant training
  • Undertaking any other reasonable duties as directed, in accordance with the schools aims and objectives

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • Communication skills
  • Interpersonal skills

Personal qualities

  • Professionalism
  • Teamwork
  • Growth Mind-set
  • Enthusiastic
  • Use of initiative
  • Reliable
  • Positive attitude
  • Self-awareness

Desired qualifications

  • English & maths GCSE at C/4 or above

Future prospects

Ongoing learning and development. 

Things to consider

This vacancy may close early if sufficient applications are received. Please ensure you apply early to avoid disappointment.

This role is subject to a satisfactory DBS check which will be completed on offer.

About the employer

Our outstanding school, situated in the heart of Portobello Road, is a stimulating, diverse and friendly place that is dedicated to the success of our children.


Colville Primary School


Lonsdale Road


W11 2DF

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Training provider


Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by Lifetime Training Ltd

  • Teaching Assistant Level 3 Apprenticeship
  • Functional Skills maths and English

Apprenticeship standard

Teaching assistant

Level 3 (A level)

Employer's Application Instructions

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

Apply now

Closing date: 05 Oct 2021