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Teaching Assistant Apprentice Wilmington Academy

Wilmington Academy has an exciting opportunity to appoint an enthusiastic and reliable Teaching Assistant (Apprentice) to join their dedicated team from January 2023. If you are seeking to join a highly successful academy and wish to provide high quality teaching support to our students, this is the perfect role for you!

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

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Closing date: 20 Feb 2023

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage


  • Working week

    Monday - Friday, term time + 1 week inset. Times TBC.

    Total hours per week: 35.0

  • Expected duration

    18 Months

  • Possible start date

    01 Mar 2023

  • Date posted

    19 Jan 2023

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

What will the apprentice be doing?

Working with the class teacher, SENCO and other support staff to prepare resources and deliver lessons to individuals and small groups.

  • Working in partnership with parents and external agencies to support children
  • Delivering Planning Preparation and Assessment release time, alongside another Teaching Assistant
  • Following and implementing all school policies and procedures
  • Being reliable, punctual and consistent in your work

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

Teaching Assistant Level 3 Apprenticeship Standard:

  • Location: Common Lane, Wilmington, Dartford, Kent, DA2 7DR
  • 35 hours (including the 20% training element of the Apprenticeship) - start and finish times to be agreed

What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?

  • This apprenticeship could be the start of a very promising career within the wider business
  • We endeavour to offer further employment following successful performance and completion of the Level 3 course with future opportunities to extend your training with a higher level apprenticeship programme
  • We offer in-house Continuing Professional Development and you’ll be part of a highly experienced and efficient team – you’ll be learning from the very best

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Team working, Non judgemental, Patience, Adaptable, Personable, Committed


GCSE or equivalent English (Grade 9-5) Desired
GCSE or equivalent Maths (Grade 9-5) Desired

About the employer

Wilmington Academy joined the Trust in September 2010. The Academy is very successful, where students from a wide variety of backgrounds and starting points can flourish and succeed. Our curriculum is carefully designed to meet the needs and aspirations of all our young people and we have an extensive programme of enrichment and support that provides extra opportunities for personal development and growth.


Wilmington Academy


Common Lane




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Training provider


Apprenticeship standard

Teaching assistant

Level 3 (A level)

Employer's Application Instructions

Click the link, scroll to the bottom and click 'apply for job'.

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

Apply now

Closing date: 20 Feb 2023