Level 3 PE Teaching Assistant Apprentice - Advanced (Level 3)

The Lea Primary School (Employer)

Sporting Futures Training (Training Provider)

Weekly wage £129.00
30.0 hours per week Monday - Friday. Shifts to be confirmed (term time only).
15 months (duration)
1 February 2022(start date)
Teaching assistant (apprenticeship standard)
28 January 2022 (application closing date)
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Job Description

Working in school and school sport partnerships, our apprentices are enrolled in work and training delivered by our tutors. For the right person, there is the opportunity to secure full-time employment and progress to higher level qualifications.


The PE role involves:

  • Working within a school setting and supporting the delivery of physical education and school sport
  • Help teachers manage class behaviour
  • Help teachers prepare lesson 
  • The wider community role involves working within the local PE and school sports network to deliver competition for all the schools within the area
  • You will be extra help during PE lessons and in the classroom where you will assist and lead extra-curricular activities and support Young Ambassadors and Sports Leaders
  • You will find out about the sporting career and teaching paths that are available and the hope would be that this apprenticeship will lead you to your next step on the career ladder
  • Helping with breakfast and lunchtime clubs

Future Prospects

Potential job roles that can emerge from the qualifications gained:

  • Progression onto Level 4 Sports Coach
  • Teaching Assistant
  • Pathways to University

Skills Required

  • Leadership skills
  • Ability to work as part of a team in a busy school environment
  • Ability to use initiative
  • Well organised

Qualities Required

  • Self-motivated
  • An enthusiasm to inspire young people to get involved in PE and school sport
  • Commitment to the role

Qualifications Required

  • A*-C/9-4 grade at GCSE, or equivalent, in English and maths

Training Provided

Level 3 Teaching Assistant:

  • Supporting the Delivery of PE and School Sport
  • Employment awareness in active leisure and learning
  • Level 2 Functional Skills (where appropriate)
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