Teaching Assistant Apprentice Priors Field Primary School

Join our dedicated team as an Apprentice TA Level 3 in a one-form entry primary school. Foster young children's development in a supportive environment. Ideal for those passionate about education and eager to make a positive impact with potential for a teaching career. Apply now and start making a difference!

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Closing date: 21 Jun 2024

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage


    Our Before and After school club opens at 7.30am -8.45am and from 3.30 – 5.30pm (Rate of pay = approx. £10.50 per hour)

    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 (option to be a club assistant before and after school). 6.25 hours x 5 days (31.25 hours) 39 weeks in school.

    Total hours per week: 31.25

  • Expected duration

    20 Months

  • Possible start date

    02 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

As an apprentice teaching assistant at Priors Field Primary School, you'll support classroom activities, assist with teaching and learning, and provide one-on-one support to pupils.

A typical day involves:

  • Aiding reading, writing, and numeracy.
  • 1-1 support and small group support
  • Classroom preperation, cleaning and tyding. 
  • Supervising lunchtime.
  • Assisting in creative projects.

Ideal for those passionate about education, eager to make a positive impact, and interested in a teaching career.

Apply now!

The training you will be getting

  • You will be working towards a Level 3 Teaching Assistant qualification
  • You may also need to work towards Level 2 Functional Skills in maths and English if not acheived at GCSE level 
  • All training to be delivered remotely, via teams, during paid working hours

What to expect at the end of your apprenticeship

  • Early Years Teaching assistant, educator or teacher

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

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


GCSE or equivalent English (Grade 4) Desired
GCSE or equivalent Maths (Grade 4) Desired

Things to consider

DBS check Travel to get to school (not on bus route)

About the employer

Priors Field Primary School in Kenilworth is a popular school known for its love of the outdoors. We proudly integrate our Environmental Area and Forest School into our learning. With an excellent computing suite, our strength in computing is evident. Our pupils create fantastic artwork, participate in high-quality performances, and enjoy a wide range of extracurricular activities and sports. We are a friendly, fun, and safe place where children can learn, grow, and achieve their full potential.


Priors Field Primary School


Priors Field Primary School

Clinton Lane



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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


Rachel OConnor



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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