Apprentice Teaching Assistant (35994)

Bawnmore Community Infant School

Warwickshire, CV8 1DL

Closes in 21 days (Friday 9 August)

Posted on 9 July 2024


A great opportunity to join a school as a teaching assistant. Working under the overall supervision of the responsible teacher, you will support teaching and learning, working to assist in providing for general care, safety and welfare of pupils.

Annual wage
£10,140 a year

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The pay may be negotiated and may rise after a probation period has been successfully completed.

Training course
Teaching assistant (level 3)
Monday to Friday, 8:30am – 3.00pm

30 hours a week

Possible start date

Monday 2 September


1 Year 6 Months

Positions available



As an apprentice, you’ll work at a company and get hands-on experience. You’ll gain new skills and work alongside experienced staff.

What you’ll do at work

Full apprenticeship training provided, working towards an Advanced Level Apprenticeship gaining a Level 3 teaching assistant qualification.

Where you’ll work

Clinton Primary School

1 Caesar Road





An apprenticeship includes regular training with a college or other training organisation. At least 20% of your working hours will be spent training or studying.

College or training organisation


Your training course

Teaching assistant (level 3)

Equal to A level

Course contents
  • Apply strategies to support and encourage the development of independent learners.
  • Adapt communication strategies for the audience and context.
  • Apply behaviour management strategies in line with organisational policy.
  • Adapt resources to support all learners.
  • Communicate with teachers to ensure clarity of the TA’s role.
  • Apply teaching strategies to deliver learning activities or interventions.
  • Build relationships with learners, teachers, other professionals and stakeholders.
  • Comply with legislation, guidance, and procedures for Prevent, safeguarding and health & safety.
  • Support the well-being and mental health of learners.
  • Observe, record, and report on learners in line with organisational procedures.
  • Apply methods of formative assessment.
  • Use up to date technology safely, to support learning.
  • Encourage safe use of technology by learners.
  • Adapt teaching strategies to support all learners (for example, scaffolding, open questioning).
  • Identify and respond to pastoral and academic behaviours in learners.
  • Provide feedback to learners.
  • Your training plan

    This training plan has not been finalised. Check with this employer if you’ll need to travel to a college or training location for this apprenticeship.


    Essential qualifications

    GCSE or equivalent in:

    • English (grade A*-C/9-4)
    • Maths (grade A*-C/9-4)

    Let the company know about other relevant qualifications and industry experience you have. They can adjust the apprenticeship to reflect what you already know.


    • Communication skills
    • IT skills
    • Attention to detail
    • Organisation skills
    • Presentation skills
    • Number skills
    • Team working
    • Creative
    • Initiative
    • Patience
    • Proactive

    About this company

    Clinton Primary School is a thriving school, rated outstanding by Ofsted in May 2019, on the Southwest edge of Kenilworth. We are passionate about providing a fantastic environment, where everyone really matters, and where children can excel in a whole variety of ways. We believe in developing children’s confidence so that they relish taking on new challenges and can grow their strengths and talents, ready to use to help others. Children contribute to the life of our community in many ways and learning is designed to give them a great sense of purpose and engagement, as well as a strong sense of citizenship and compassion towards others. "Quality and importance of positive relationships" is something we, as staff, model and encourage so that, as well as achieving strongly academically, we can feel proud of our children’s development in lots more ways.

    After this apprenticeship

    Possible progression within the company and progression onto the next level apprenticeship.

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    The reference code for this apprenticeship is VAC1000263705.

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    Closes in 21 days (Friday 9 August)

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