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Year 3 Teaching Assistant Apprentice Royal Borough of Kingston Council

A fantastic opportunity has arisen for an enthusiastic person to join our team. Christ Church New Malden Primary School is a 2-form entry school, situated on 2 sites. It includes a 52 place part-time nursery (26 children each session). Your role will be to support an individual child, currently in Year 3, and the class teacher.

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

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Closing date: today

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage


    £211 per week

  • Working week

    Monday to Friday, 36 hours per week, (8.20am to 4.00 pm including unpaid breaks) working 39 out of 52 weeks of the year (term time including INSET days)

    Total hours per week: 36.0

  • Expected duration

    18 Months

  • Possible start date

    15 Aug 2022

  • Date posted

    29 Jul 2022

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

What will the apprentice be doing?

  • Deliver work, care or support programmes to individual pupils or groups, including those with special educational needs
  • Enable access to learning for all pupils
  • Provide general support to the class teacher in the management
    and organisation of the pupils resources and the classroom
  • Contribute to the management of pupils' behaviour, both in the classroom and on the playground
  • Support in the development of other key skills which aid pupils' learning
  • Help translate tasks at pupil level by restructuring them into achievable steps

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

The learner will achieve a Level 3 Teaching Assistant qualification.

What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?

With the right experience and training, you can progress to a more senior role, including a higher level teaching assistant. You'll have a better salary and more responsibilities, such as helping to plan some lessons, the opportunity to specialise in a subject and leading a class with supervision

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 English (Grade C/4) Essential
GCSE or equivalent Maths (Grade C/4) Essential

About the employer

Primary School


Royal Borough of Kingston Council


1 Lime Grove

New Malden


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Training provider



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.

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Closing date: today