Apprentice Learning Facilitator Surrey Square Primary School

Apprentice Team Ltd are recruiting for a school based in London who are looking for a passionate individual who can support primary school children with their learning. The role is to support children with their literacy and maths along with supporting provisions for phonics, speech and language and behaviour support.

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Closing date: 01 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

    Monday to Friday, 8.45am - 3.30pm with a 30-minute lunch break each day. There will also be additional weekly team meeting and after school training to attend.

    Total hours per week: 35.0

  • Expected duration

    18 Months

  • Possible start date

    02 Oct 2023

  • Date posted

    07 Sep 2023

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    2 available

What will the apprentice be doing?

  • Building positive relationships with pupils, promoting high self-esteem and independence
  • Adapt communication style to respond to pupils according to their individual needs
  • Support pupils with their social, emotional and mental health needs, escalating concerns where appropriate
  • Promote high standards of behaviour, responding to incidents in line with the school’s behaviour policy and guidelines on physical intervention
  • Assist with the development and delivery of individual education and health care plans
  • Contribute to the planning of differentiated learning activities for individual or small groups of pupils with special educational needs (SEN), delivering activities inside or outside the classroom
  • Support the teaching of a broad and balanced curriculum aimed at pupils achieving their full potential in all areas of learning
  • Use ICT skills to advance pupils’ learning
  • Through observations, provide regular feedback to teachers on pupil progress, attainment and barriers to learning

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

  • The successful candidate will complete the Level 3 Teaching Assistant apprenticeship qualification alongside Functional Skills maths and English if required
  • Day-to-day training will be provided by the employer, including safeguarding training

What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?

Upon successful completion of the apprenticeship, the right candidate could progress to a teaching assistant post or a higher level teaching assistant post.

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

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


GCSE or equivalent English (Grade A* - C (9 - 4)) Essential
GCSE or equivalent Maths (Grade A* - C (9 - 4)) Essential

About the employer

"We are a 2 form entry primary school in the heart of Southwark, we are near central London with London bridge 10 minutes away from us."


Surrey Square Primary School


Surrey Square



SE17 2JY

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Training provider



Apprentice Team Ltd


Apprenticeship standard

Teaching assistant

Level 3 (A level)

Employer's Application Instructions

To apply for this apprenticeship, please click the apply now button on the website and complete the application form. For any questions or queries regarding this vacancy, please contact us on 01246 278 931 or

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

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Closing date: 01 Oct 2023