Teaching Assistant Apprenticeship

Our Ladys Catholic Primary School

Working in a primary school coaching children aged between 4 and 11 years old. As an Apprentice Teaching Assistant you would support teachers and help children with their educational and social development, both in and out of the classroom.

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Weekly wage


Total hours per week

30 hours

Expected duration

18 months

Possible start date

04 May 2020


Working within a Primary School full-time as a Teaching Assistant, your duties will include:

  • Supporting pupils with their numeracy
  • Supporting pupils with their literacy
  • Supporting pupils with their ICT skills
  • Being involved in displays and preparing resources
  • Helping children who need extra support to complete tasks
  • Understanding the Safeguarding and Behaviour Policy
  • Working with children aged 4 - 11 years
  • Supporting a teacher in various roles within the classroom
  • Ability to conduct yourself in a professional manner at all times whilst working in schools

Working week

Monday - Friday between the hours of 8.30am - 4.30pm (to be confirmed)

30 hour per week

Date posted

12 Feb 2020

Apprenticeship Level

Advanced Level Apprenticeship


1 available

Requirements and prospects


  • Communication skills relevant to both children and adults
  • Competent skills in numeracy, literacy and ICT
  • Ability to self-manage and organise your own time


The ideal candidate will have a minimum of 9-4 / A*-C GCSE Grades in maths and English or equivalent.

Personal Qualities

  • Reliable
  • Smart appearance
  • Professional attitude
  • A level of maturity with working in a school environment will be required
  • Ambitious - hard working
  • Desire to be a positive role model to young people

Future Prospects

This role could lead on to further employment as a level 3 Teaching Assistant.

About the employer

A primary school in Prescot.


Our Ladys Catholic Primary School


Ward Street
L34 6JJ

Training provider

  • Teaching Assistant Level 3 Standard
  • Level 2 Functional Skills in English, maths and ICT (if required)

Training framework

Teaching Assistant

Training provider


Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by J.M. EDUCATION LIMITED


Francesca Clarke


0151 609 1193

Application instructions

Application closing date: 27 Apr 2020

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TEL: 0800 074 0724
EMAIL: be-more@halton.gov.uk

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