North Wheatley C of E School- Teaching Assistant Apprentice INSPIRE ATA LIMITED

This role is for an apprentice teaching assistant working within a stand-alone year 6 class. The majority of the role will be working with a child with additional needs but also supporting pupils within a group. The successful apprentice will be required to work in partnership with the teacher to support a child with additional needs.

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Closing date: 20 Jun 2023

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage


  • Working week

    Mon-Fri Shifts TBC

    Total hours per week: 30

  • Expected duration

    16 Months

  • Possible start date

    04 Sep 2023

  • Date posted

    10 May 2023

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

What will the apprentice be doing?

Key duties

1. To prepare and deliver assigned programmes of teaching and learning activities to an individual pupil modifying and adapting activities as necessary by working in partnership with the class teacher and SENDco.

2. Assess, record and report on development, progress and attainment.

3. Liaise with staff and other relevant professionals and provide information about pupils as appropriate.

4. Assess the needs of a pupil and use detailed knowledge and specialist skills to support pupils’ learning.

5. Support pupils in social and emotional well-being, putting the child first to ensure they are given all the necessary tools to be the best me they can be.  

6. Help keep the children safe and have good understanding of safeguarding.

7. Be part of the school team and community by developing and promoting positive working relationships with staff, pupils, parents, governors and the wider school community.

8. Support the role of parents / carers in pupil learning and contribute to meetings with parents / carers to provide constructive feedback on pupil progress/achievement etc.

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

Level 3 Teaching Assistant Apprenticeship Apprenticeship Standard:

This training programme focuses on developing classroom delivery and work within schools. The Diploma aims to grow your existing skillset in the following key areas:

-        Increased mastery of the critical stages of child and adolescent development

-        Enhance understanding of the types of influences that can affect this development

-        Become fully adept in supporting teachers with the planning of activities, as well as creating own activity plans

-        Evaluation of personal performance in relation to supporting literacy, numeracy, and ICT

-        Amplify knowledge of safeguarding, and emergency procedures

-        Understand legislation with regard to confidentiality, data protection, and information sharing

What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?

Potential for a full-time position to be offered upon completion of the apprenticeship. 

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Communication skills, Attention to detail, Organisation skills, Problem solving skills, Team working, Creative, Initiative, Non judgemental, Patience


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

Things to consider

Inspire ATA Limited is acting as an apprentice training agency (ATA) and will engage you for the duration of the apprenticeship and pay your salary · You should be aware that the company/business named in this vacancy is a host employer and you will not be employed by them

About the employer

We are ranked 1st in the "Rate My Apprenticeship" Central & Greater London Employers Award 2021-22 and 3rd in the list of Top 100 employers 2022-23 Inspire ATA Ltd specialise in working with a wide range of clients (nationwide) that want to take on excellent apprentices. Our vision is to "inspire ambition and widen horizons". You should be aware that North Wheatley C of E School is a host employer, and you will not be employed by them, you will be employed by Inspire ATA.




Sturton Road

South Wheatley


DN22 9DH

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Training provider



nina sandhu

Apprenticeship standard

Teaching assistant

Level 3 (A level)

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