Apprentice Teaching Assistants INNOVATE MULTI ACADEMY TRUST

Apprentice Teaching Assistants in our small, friendly, village schools at the heart of the community in Northamptonshire. Are you friendly, polite, well organised, able to show initiative, adaptable, patient, fun, able to work as part of a team? In return we offer excellent support & training to help you achieve your apprenticeship.

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

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Closing date: 19 Jun 2024

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage


    The hourly rate for apprentices is currently £6.40 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 between the hours of 8:30am to 3:30pm

    Total hours per week: 30

  • Expected duration

    18 Months

  • Possible start date

    01 Sep 2024

  • Date posted

    04 Jun 2024

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    4 available

What you will do in your working day

  • Support children in class and at lunch times
  • Assist teachers in class to make learning fun for children
  • Learn from other Teaching Assistants 

The training you will be getting

  • Teaching Assistant - Level 3
  • Functional Skills, if required
  • Training delivery to be confirmed

What to expect at the end of your apprenticeship

On successful completion of the Teaching Assistant apprenticeship the individual could progress to a Higher Level Teaching Assistant or indeed take a qualified Teacher programme of study.

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Communication skills, IT skills, Attention to detail, Organisation skills, Number skills, Team working, Creative, Patience


GCSE or equivalent Mathematics (Grade 3) Desired
GCSE or equivalent Mathematics (Grade 3) Desired

Things to consider

The schools are in village locations so transport would be required to get to the place of employment.

About the employer

Innovate Multi Academy Trust is made up of 6 village Primary schools situated in Northamptonshire. We have a supportive staff team in all of our schools and are friendly schools at the heart of their village communities.




Weedon Bec Primary School

West Street

Weedon Bec



Dawn Lee


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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

Applications should be made through our recruitment website via the link below

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

Apply now

Closing date: 19 Jun 2024