Teaching Assistant Apprenticeship Perton Middle School

Depending on the difficulties experienced by any child, you may be involved with individual support, group support, social and physical support. You may also be asked to address pupil issues such as toileting incidents, sickness and more.

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Closing date: 07 Oct 2023

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

    Shifts and days yet to be confirmed.

    Total hours per week: 37

  • Expected duration

    18 Months

  • Possible start date

    27 Oct 2023

  • Date posted

    14 Dec 2022

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

What will the apprentice be doing?

  • Working under the direction of the manager on curriculum coverage and requirements
  • Supporting children both individually, as well as a member of a collaborative group
  • Supporting any social and organisational skills
  • Monitoring behaviour
  • Carrying out specific programmes devised to meet specific needs
  • Recording activities in the classroom when requested by the manager
  • Preparing appropriate materials and resources for a particular activity
  • Taking part in routine liaisons with professionals involved with the pupils
  • Contribute to the overall ethos/work/aims of the academy
  • Appreciate and support the role of other professionals and colleagues
  • Attend any relevant meetings as required
  • Participate in training and other learning activities and performance development as necessary
  • Sharing any concerns, about children to the manager or designated member of staff for child protection

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

Telford College - Day Release

Teaching Assistant Apprenticeship - Level 3

What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?

Potential future employment

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Communication skills, IT skills, Attention to detail, Organisation skills, Customer care skills, Problem solving skills, Number skills, Logical, Team working, Creative, Initiative, Non judgemental, Patience


GCSE or equivalent English (Grade 4) Desired
GCSE or equivalent Mathematics (Grade 4) Desired

About the employer

Perton Middle School is situated in the attractive South Staffordshire village of Perton on the outskirts of Wolverhampton. The school is focussed on developing its students for the next phase of education and adulthood in a secure environment.


Perton Middle School


Perton Middle School

Gainsborough Drive



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Training provider



Elliot Evlyn-Bufton


Apprenticeship standard

Teaching assistant

Level 3 (A level)

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