Apprentice Teaching Assistant (Glenbrook Spencer Academy) THE SPENCER ACADEMIES TRUST

Glenbrook is a vibrant school with amazing children. We have our PLACE values at the heart of everything we do. You will help teachers prepare lesson materials, set up and tidy classrooms for lessons and work with students to make sure they understand.

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Closing date: 15 Jul 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 - Hours tbc.

    Total hours per week: 37.0

  • Expected duration

    18 Months

  • Possible start date

    01 Sep 2024

  • Date posted

    03 Jun 2024

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

What you will do in your working day

The apprentice will be:

  • Supporting learning in the classroom
  • Supporting children on a 1:1 basis
  • Supporting the teacher with setting up and tidying up the classroom and being a part of our wider school community
  • You are likely to be based in EYFS - please ensure this is of interest to you before applying

The training you will be getting

  • You will work towards the completion of a Teaching Assistant Apprenticeship level 3
  • Training will be delivered face to face, online and through webinars. The school will provide in house training
  • Functional skills if required

What to expect at the end of your apprenticeship

  • You could be employed as a teaching assistant and progress to become a learning mentor or higher level teaching assistant

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Communication skills, IT skills, Attention to detail, Organisation skills, Customer care skills, Number skills, Team working, Creative, Initiative, Non judgemental, Patience


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

Things to consider

As an employer committed to supporting pathways into education, we are always happy to receive informal enquiries - please don't hesitate to get in touch with the team.

About the employer

Glenbrook is a multicultural school in Bilborough where every child is valued. At the heart of everything is our PLACE values and we want all our children to achieve excellence by going for gold. We have a strong reputation in the community for being a good school which provides an excellent education.




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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


Megan Gardner

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

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