Teaching and Supporting in Schools Apprentice

Springwood Heath Primary School

To work with teachers as part of a professional team to support the teaching and learning for pupils across the school who have severe learning difficulties, profound and multiple learning difficulties or autism

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Weekly wage


Total hours per week

35 hours

Expected duration

14 months

Possible start date

04 Feb 2020


Vacancy description

Duties to include:

  • To provide specialist assistance to pupils who need particular help to overcome barriers to learning including sensory, behaviour, communication, medical or physical difficulties
  • To support other staff under the direction, supervision, and guidance of the class teacher
  • Contribute to the safeguarding and promotion of the welfare and personal care of children and young people

Working week

Monday-Friday shifts tbc

35 hour per week

Date posted

09 Oct 2019

Apprenticeship Level

Intermediate Level Apprenticeship


1 available

Requirements and prospects


  • Good communication skills and preferably some experience but this is not essential


A minimum qualification for maths and English grade C (4) GCSE or equivalents

Personal Qualities

  • To be patient, kind, considerate and with a determination to meet the needs of the pupils
  • To be reliable

Future Prospects

To gain valuable experience working with children who have varying special needs, to progress to a level 3 training qualification

About the employer

Springwood Heath Primary School believes in giving every child the opportunity to reach the highest possible standards and develop self cofidence and independence that will help become a responsible, thoughtful and caring member of the local community.


Springwood Heath Primary School


Danefield Road
L19 4TL

Training provider

  • Level 2 Qualification in Supporting Teaching and Learning in Schools
  • Functional Skills if required
  • Employment Rights and Responsibilities
  • Personal Learning and Thinking Skills

Training framework

Supporting Teaching and Learning in Schools

Training provider


Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by North West Community Services (Merseyside) Ltd


Shirley Ashcroft


0151 289 9090

Application instructions

Application closing date: 01 Feb 2020

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