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Apprentice Teaching Assistant St Brigids R C Primary School

Working within a Primary School Setting full-time as an Apprentice Teaching Assistant. This is an excellent opportunity for a smart, ambitious and self-motivated individual to join a friendly environment.

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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, shifts to be confirmed

    Total hours per week: 30.00

  • Expected duration

    18 months

  • Possible start date

    01 Oct 2022

  • Date posted

    20 Jun 2022

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    5 available

Duties will include:

  • Supporting pupils with their numeracy
  • Supporting pupils with their literacy
  • Supporting pupils with their ICT skills
  • Gardening lessons and after school clubs for the children
  • Understanding the Safeguarding and Behaviour Policy
  • Working with children aged 5-11 years
  • Supporting a teacher in various roles within the classroom

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • Competent communication skills
  • Ability to adapt communications skills to communicate with children on their level
  • Competent skills in numeracy, literacy, and ICT

Personal qualities

  • Reliable
  • Smart appearance
  • Professional attitude
  • Level of maturity with working in a school environment will be required
  • Ambitious
  • Hard working
  • Desire to be a positive role model to young people
  • Ability to self-manage and organise own time
  • Able to work in an outdoor space throughout the week
  • Interest in gardening duties

Desired qualifications

  • GCSEs at grades A*-C/9-4 (or equivalent) in maths and English

Future prospects

  • This role could lead on to further employment after the qualification has been completed

About the employer

St Brigid’s Catholic Primary School is a one form entry Voluntary Aided School.


St Brigids R C Primary School


Waterpark Drive


L28 7RE

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Training provider


Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by J.M. EDUCATION LIMITED

Teaching Assistant Level 3 Apprenticeship Standard:

  • This apprenticeship covers all the knowledge and skills needed for a highly trained professional who will play a key role in ensuring that young children from birth to 5 years learn and develop well and are kept healthy and safe
  • The apprenticeship is perfect for those who aspire to a career in the Early Years sector in a variety of children’s settings. It is the next step from a Level 2 Early Years Practitioner and will enable individuals to work and co-operate with other colleagues and professionals to meet the needs of children from birth to 5 years
  • The apprenticeship will qualify an individual as a Level 3 Early Years Educator to work in the Early Years sector. It can aid progression as a Team Leader or support worker working in the private sector or school early years settings

Apprenticeship standard

Teaching assistant

Level 3 (A level)

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