Teaching Assistant Apprenticeship with PE Focus - Bowmansgreen Primary School Bowmansgreen Primary School

As a teaching assistant with PE, the role will focus on promoting health & wellbeing across the school & supporting the teacher to deliver physical education. If you would like to inspire others to be physically active this is the role for you. For the right person, there is a potential pathway within school sport.

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

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Closing date: 30 May 2023

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage


    To be discussed at interview

  • Working week

    Working week Mon - Fri Hrs to be confirmed. Total hours per week: minimum 30 hrs. Weekly minimum wage £144.30 Wages discussed at interview. Expected duration 14 months. Advanced Level Apprenticeship

    Total hours per week: 30.0

  • Expected duration

    14 Months

  • Possible start date

    30 Jun 2023

  • Date posted

    15 Feb 2023

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

What will the apprentice be doing?

Main Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Gain invaluable insight and experience of working within a school setting. Developing the Knowledge, Skills, and Behaviours to support the teacher and inspire young people to learn
  • Be a role model for Healthy Active Lifestyles and support the delivery of Physical Education, Physical Activity, Health and Well-being and School Sport
  • Extend opportunities for all pupils to participate in extra – curricular activities. Deliver active lunchtimes and support after school and community sport
  • Support with administrative tasks associated with sports teams, events and competitions
  • Assist the Teacher in the classroom to support pupil progress and enhance the learning experience of children
  • Support the efficient organisation of storage areas, teaching aids and equipment
  • Working as part of the school team be a role model for learning, PE and School Sport

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

Training is provided through a blended programme of practical activity, group training and virtual learning. The programme provides opportunities to share experiences with other apprentices and learn from experienced professionals. 

Training Topics include:

-       Understanding how children learn and develop.

  • Using Technology to support learning
  • Working with teachers to understand and support assessment
  • Keeping Children safe in education
  • Planning and leading high quality physical activity

Upon successful completion of the Apprenticeship and End Point Assessment a Level 3 Teaching Assistant Apprenticeship Qualification will be achieved

Additional qualifications include:

  • Safeguarding Level 1
  • Prevent duty
  • Working towards Level 2 Functional Skills (where appropriat
  • Opportunities to gain additional coaching qualifications

What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?

  • Level 4 Sports Coach in a school setti
  • Higher Education pathway
  • Teaching Assistant within a school setting
  • Pathway into Teaching

Working in a sector that involves, initiative, leadership, communication, developing positive relationships.

Transferable skills that are invaluable in the wider world of work.

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

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


GCSE or equivalent English, Maths (Grade 4) Desired

Things to consider

You would be working with an Ofsted - OUTSTANDING ( Sept 2021) and National Award Winning Training Provider.

About the employer

Welcome to Bowmansgreen Primary School website and thank you for your interest in our school. I hope this website will answer many of your questions about who we are and what we do but please remember that there is no substitute for a visit. I invite you to come and meet our staff and pupils and experience for yourselves the warmth of a Bowmansgreen welcome. Bowmansgreen is a vibrant community school, committed to providing a high quality, inclusive education. We have high expectations of all pupils and teach and support them to work hard, behave well and give their best. We seek to provide a nurturing, stimulating learning environment where all pupils succeed. Mission Statement: ‘Inspiring, nurturing and achieving excellence together’ School Vision: ‘For all pupils to flourish, succeed and achieve their potential’ Our school mission statement and vision underpin everything we do at Bowmansgreen. We value and celebrate each and every one of our pupils as individuals and get to know them all well enough to personalise their learning experience and pathway to success. We aim to ensure that coming to school is a positive experience for every pupil; we understand that children learn best when they are happy and feel secure and we work hard to make this a reality every day. We seek to nurture the whole child throughout their journey with us and support pupils effectively with their academic progress alongside their social and emotional development. It is equally important to us that pupils develop their self-esteem, independence and resilience as well as their academic knowledge and skills. As a primary school, we have the responsibility of laying the foundations for life-long learning. Watching pupils progress through the school and seeing them ready and prepared for the next stage of their academic career, is a privilege and responsibility that I do not take lightly. I am very proud of the curriculum and provision that we offer at Bowmansgreen and strongly believe in the choices that we make for pupils entrusted into our care. We nurture, challenge and support well-rounded, happy, responsible pupils who recognise and celebrate their own achievements and aspirations as well as those of their peers. We are very much a community school and build strong partnerships with families, local businesses and other local services within the area. If you choose to send your child to Bowmansgreen, I am sure that you will feel welcomed as part of our school community and enjoy the many and varied experiences and opportunities to get involved. If you would like to visit the school or require any further information, please do not hesitate to call or email the school office. Ms Anna Lippa Headteacher


Bowmansgreen Primary School


Bowmansgreen Primary School

Telford Rd,

London Colney


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Training provider



Adam Baker


01438 791068

Apprenticeship standard

Teaching assistant

Level 3 (A level)

Employer's Application Instructions

Please visit: www.sportingfuturestraining.co.uk Download application form and send it through to vacancies@sportingfutures.co.uk Any queries contact: Sporting Futures Training - 01438 791068/ 07901 603292

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

Apply now

Closing date: 30 May 2023