Apprentice Teaching Assistant L3 ISLE EDUCATION TRUST

Overall Purpose; To work under the direction of the classroom teacher to assist in the teaching and assessment of individual, or small groups of students. Manage student behaviour and ensure a safe learning environment.

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Closing date: 30 Jun 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 8.30am – 3.30pm

    Total hours per week: 32.5

  • Expected duration

    18 Months

  • Possible start date

    03 Jul 2024

  • Date posted

    12 Apr 2024

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    2 available

What you will do in your working day

Duties include;

• Work with all students ensuring equality of opportunity for all.

• Take responsibility for Safety and Welfare of all students, raising any concerns following the Academy protocols and procedures.

• Work proactively and effectively in partnership with all stakeholders.

• Carry out a share of statutory supervisory duties.

• Treat students with dignity and build relationships rooted in mutual respect and at all times observing proper boundaries appropriate to the professional position.

• Participate in CPD relevant to the role.

• Accompany teaching staff and students on visits, trips and out of school activities as required.

• Demonstrate an understanding of and take responsibility for promoting high standards of literacy including the correct use of spoken English and numeracy.

• Participate in arrangements for examinations and assessments.

• Take an active role in promoting good behaviour in and around the Academy.

• Ensure that students adhere to the uniform code and apply sanctions when this code is breached.

• Develop an academy learner mind-set – the attitudes, skills and learning habits needed to become an inspired, confident and independent learner.

The training you will be getting

The candidate will complete a Teaching Assistant L3 qualification, As well as Functional Skills Level 2 if reuqired. They will receive full training from the employer and mentoring and guidance with their trainer from SCL - method and location to be confirmed.

What to expect at the end of your apprenticeship

The candidate can progress on to training as a tutor, or an assessor once they have completed their apprenticeship.

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Communication skills, IT skills, Organisation skills, Attention to detail, Presentation skills


GCSE or equivalent Maths (Grade 4/5) Essential

About the employer

Isle Education Trust is a multi-academy trust of primary, secondary and alternative provision academies that grew from the desire to ensure that local children received the highest standards of education.




Staynor house

Newborn Court

Chapel 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

All applications will be handled by SCL recruitment..

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

Apply now

Closing date: 30 Jun 2024