Coronavirus (COVID-19): to find out how we can support you with your apprenticeship including if you have been affected by redundancy, read our updated information.

Teaching Assistant Apprenticeship (based at Chapel House Hillsborough) Bader Academy

If you want to learn the skills involved in supporting pupils in their education and gain job satisfaction shaping young peoples’ life journey, this is the job for you! In this role you will develop into a Teaching Assistant professional and make a difference.

Sign in to apply

Closing date: 30 Nov 2022

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage


  • Working week

    Monday to Friday, hours to be confirmed.

    Total hours per week: 37.0

  • Expected duration

    42 Months

  • Possible start date

    12 Dec 2022

  • Date posted

    02 Nov 2022

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    2 available

What will the apprentice be doing?

With the help of RNN Training, this apprenticeship will give you all you need to secure your future in the education sector and provide you with the skills that are in short supply nationwide.

Main Duties and Responsibilities;

Support for pupils:

  • Supervise and support pupils, ensuring their safety and access to learning.
  • Attend to the pupils’ needs
  • Establish good relationships with pupils, acting as a role model and responding appropriately to individual needs.

Support for the Teacher:

  • Assist in ensuring that the learning environment is safe and purposeful for the pupils at the beginning and end of the day.
  • Ensure that all resources and equipment are clean, hygienic and ready for use.
  • To support children and young people in all areas of learning under the direction of the Teacher or HLTA.
  • Monitor pupils responses to learning activities and record achievement and progress as directed.
  • To encourage positive behaviour for learning.

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

You will receive the teaching assistant level 3 apprenticeship standard qualification.


What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?

Full time employment and progression to higher education.

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Customer care skills, Supportive and dedicated, Friendly attitude, Keen interest in pupil support, Keen to support pupil progress, Want to work with SEN students


GCSE or equivalent Math's and English (Grade A* - C (4-9)) Essential

Things to consider

Ensure you can travel to the place of work for the working hours stated above.

About the employer

Nexus Multi Academy Trust is an all age special school for children and young people with special educational needs. They are passionate about providing the best quality of education and care for pupils and put the students first before anything else. As a school which is now growing in size, they are looking for fresh & new talented people with a passion for education and the determination to begin a career as a Teaching Assistant in this rewarding environment.


Bader Academy


Sevenairs Road



S20 1NZ

You must have JavaScript enabled to view a map of the location


Training provider



Lorraine Savage


Apprenticeship standard

Teaching assistant

Level 3 (A level)

Before you apply

Before you apply for an apprenticeship you must first create an account. If you already have an account you'll need to sign in.