Teaching Assistant Apprenticeship POSITIVE IMPACT GROUP LTD

Are you looking to start your career in education? If so, we have the opportunity for you! At Positive Impact Academy we are looking for an enthusiastic teaching assistant apprentice to join our team! Apply Now!

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

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Closing date: 11 Mar 2024

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, shifts TBC. Total hours per week: 37.5 hours a week

    Total hours per week: 36.5

  • Expected duration

    18 Months

  • Possible start date

    18 Mar 2024

  • Date posted

    17 Jan 2024

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    2 available

What you will do in your working day

The Education Assistant (Level 3) will share our educational philosophy on the provision of high-quality, creative learning opportunities with a view to developing each young person. The successful apprentice will be supporting to provide a safe, happy and well-disciplined learning environment, which enables our students to acquire a wide range of knowledge, skills and practical abilities.

Roles & Responsibilities

Under the guidance of Mentors, the successful candidate will be involved in working with individuals or small groups of young people to support the education, personal and social development of pupils and establishing positive relationships to assist pupils complete structured learning activities.

Duties may include:

  • Support to implement learning activities working with individual or small groups of pupils
  • Support to assist the development of varying skills that support pupils' learning
  • Support in producing learning resources
  • Support to assist in pupil supervision
  • Support in monitoring and recording of pupil progress and developmental needs
  • Reporting pupil progress to the teacher
  • Work within the schools policy and procedures
  • Working to the relevant apprenticeship framework and completing work in a timely manner
  • To undertake any of the duties normally associated with a Teaching Assistant to support with their training and development

The training you will be getting

The successful candidate will undertake an Teaching Assistant Level 3 apprenticeship programme Training and training location to be confirmed

What to expect at the end of your apprenticeship

After completion of the Level 3 Teaching Assistant Apprenticeship, there may be an opportunity for the candidate to progress onto a higher level apprenticeship or a permanent role.

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Communication skills, IT skills, Problem solving skills, Number skills, Non judgemental, Patience, Organisation skills


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

About the employer

The Positive Impact Academy will help develop every student academically, socially, morally and emotionally in order to give them the best possible transition back into full time education, employment or training.




1 Mill Street


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Training provider


Adjustments for experience

You could reduce your training time, or finish your apprenticeship faster, if you have relevant prior learning or experience. This could be relevant:

  • training
  • qualifications, like an NVQ in a relevant field
  • industry or sector experience

Apprenticeship standard

Teaching assistant

Level 3 (A level)

Demonstrating experience

If your application is successful, you will have a chance to discuss your relevant prior learning or experience with your training provider and employer. You will all need to agree any adjustments to your training plan.

You should be prepared to show your competence, and evidence of relevant qualifications

Employer's Application Instructions

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

Apply now

Closing date: 11 Mar 2024