L3 Teaching Assistant Apprentice with a PE focus LSSP

Have you considered a career in supporting teaching and learning across primary schools? This role will have a focus on physical activity, PE or/and sport working with children aged 4-11 year olds at Northcote Primary School, Cavendish Drive, Liverpool L9 1HW

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

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Closing date: 24 Mar 2023

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage


    Salary awarded will be based on the age, experience & previous apprenticeship (if appropriate) of the successful candidate. Minimum £5.28 p.h

  • Working week

    Monday to Friday 9am - 3pm 52 week contract

    Total hours per week: 30.0

  • Expected duration

    13 Months

  • Possible start date

    17 Apr 2023

  • Date posted

    06 Mar 2023

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

What will the apprentice be doing?

The role will include;

  • Supporting the delivery of PE lessons & other physical activity and school sport opportunities
  • Supporting other classes across the school
  • Organising and delivering activities over the lunchtime & after school period

What training will the apprentice take and what qualification will the apprentice get at the end?

Applicants will follow a  L3 Teaching Asssistant training pathway specialising in PE, sport and phsyical activity. Training will be a mix of blended learning; both face to face & virtual. Face to face will be held centrally in Liverpool.

* Other accredited qualifications.

What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?

This role would be ideal for someone who either wanted to move into teaching, sports coaching/ development with children and young people or who wants to work in education. It will provide a basis for teaching assistant roles and as a route towards teacher training or into other physical activity &/or sport careers.

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Communication skills, IT skills, Attention to detail, Organisation skills, Problem solving skills, Presentation skills, Administrative skills, Team working, Initiative, Non judgemental, Patience, Physical fitness


GCSE or equivalent Maths & English (Grade L3/ D or above) Desired
A Level or equivalent PE or Sports studies (Grade Pass) Desired
BTEC or equivalent PE or Leisure (Grade Pass) Desired

Things to consider

• You will not be able to take holidays during term time unless exceptional circumstances. • Sick pay & benefits are as per your host school. • References & a DBS will be required.

About the employer

Northcote Primary School Cavendish Drive Liverpool L9 1HW




Cavendish Drive

L9 1HW


Mrs S Scott


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Training provider


Apprenticeship standard

Teaching assistant

Level 3 (A level)

Employer's Application Instructions

Application forms are available from https://lssp.co.uk/training-apprenticeships/ Applications should be returned by 24th March to s.scott@northcote.liverpool.sch.uk

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

Apply now

Closing date: 24 Mar 2023