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Teaching Assistant Apprentice Poulton Lancelyn Primary School

Working in a primary school, teaching children aged 4 - 11 years old. As a teaching assistant you would support teachers and help children with their educational and social development, both in and out of the classroom.

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Closing date: 22 Aug 2022

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual 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

    8.00 am till 3.30 pm Monday – Friday

    Total hours per week: 37.5

  • Expected duration

    21 Months

  • Possible start date

    01 Sep 2022

  • Date posted

    25 Jul 2022

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    2 available

What will the apprentice be doing?

Main duties will include:

  • Establish productive working relationships with pupils, act as a role model and set high expectations.

  • Plan, lead and facilitate small group teaching.

  • Assist in creating materials for curriculum delivery and working walls.

  • Undertake playground duties, engaging with pupils and supporting them at playtime and lunchtime.

  • Ensure that classroom stock is maintained and kept tidy and that resources are readily available.

  • Attend regular meetings and undertake training and development relevant to the post and in line with school priorities.

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

Level 3 Teaching Assistant apprenticeship standard, which includes:

  • Level 2 Functional Skills in maths and English (if required)
  • End-Point Assessment (EPA)

What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?

  • This role could lead into further employment after qualification has been completed.

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Communication skills, IT skills, Attention to detail, Organisation skills, Problem solving skills, Presentation skills, Administrative skills, Number skills, Analytical skills, Logical, Team working, Creative, Initiative, Non judgemental, Patience


GCSE or equivalent Maths and English (Grade A*-C/4 and above) Desired

About the employer

Poulton Lancelyn Primary School is part of Oaks Trees Multi-Academy Trust. As a school within the Trust, we aim to provide every child with enriching and exciting learning opportunities through the provision of high-quality teaching, and we promote learning within a challenging and creative curriculum that enables all children to achieve their full potential. We are committed to promoting high levels of pupil engagement and ensuring the enjoyment of their learning.


Poulton Lancelyn Primary School


Venables Drive


CH63 9LY


Emily Coppack

07903 612947

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Training provider


Apprenticeship standard

Teaching assistant

Level 3 (A level)

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