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Teaching Assistant Apprentice Carterhatch Junior School

This apprenticeship involves supporting children's learning and development. Including supervising and assisting individuals or small groups of pupils in activities set by teachers.

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Closing date: 09 Jun 2022

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 - hours to be confirmed 38 weeks per year

    Total hours per week: 30.00

  • Expected duration

    18 months

  • Possible start date

    20 Jun 2022

  • Date posted

    20 Dec 2021

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

  • Supervising and assisting individual or small groups of pupils in activities set by teachers
  • Developing pupils’ social skills by supporting pupils in groups
  • Implementing behaviour management policies in accordance with guidance provided by the school
  • Provide support for pupils inside and outside the classroom to enable them to fully participate in activities
  • Be aware of the early signs of bullying and disruptive behaviour and intervening as necessary
  • Helping to keep pupils on task by giving individual attention where necessary and helping them to become more successful learners
  • Accompanying classes on school trips where necessary
  • To build and maintain close and secure relationships with pupils
  • To ensure that any pupils who have had an accident or feel unwell are referred to the Welfare Officer or paediatric first aider

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • Ability to communicate effectively, both verbally and in writing
  • Good interpersonal skills

Personal qualities

  • An interest in working with pupils
  • Ability to cope with and adapt to change
  • Ability to work with other team members and to contribute imaginatively to team development
  • Ability to work co-operatively and flexibly within a team
  • An understanding of the importance of confidentiality
  • Ability to act and work on your own initiative

Desired qualifications

  • GCSE maths and English (grade 7-4 / A-C) or equivalent

Future prospects

The successful candidate can go onto further training or into employment.

About the employer

About us.

Our Moral Purpose.

As a school we want to make a positive difference in our pupils’ lives. We strive to develop happy and well-rounded citizens who are able to succeed in the local community and beyond.

Our Vision.

We believe in an inclusive and creative curriculum which develops a life-long love of learning and celebrates equality and diversity.  We pride ourselves on pupils having a voice. Pupils feel listened to, valued, respected and empowered.   We focus on high quality teaching and learning, which centres on providing our pupils with the skills and knowledge to live safe, healthy and fulfilling lives. 

Our Values.

Our values of Respect, Resilience, and Responsibility are at the heart of everything we do. They guide our daily actions and reflect what we all accept and judge as valuable in life.  


Carterhatch Junior School


Carterhatch Lane



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Training provider


Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by FIRST RUNG


Beverley Woodhouse 07805 980150

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Apprenticeship standard

Teaching assistant

Level 3 (A level)

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