What will the apprentice be doing?
- To work under the guidance of teaching/senior staff and within an agreed system of supervision, to implement agreed work programmes or enable access to learning with individuals/groups, in or out of the classroom. This could include those requiring detailed and specialist knowledge in particular areas and will involve assisting the teacher in the whole planning cycle and the management/preparation of resources.
- To lead and maintain positive and enjoyable break and lunch times for pupils including organising and participating in physical games and activities.
- To contribute to the whole school ethos, environment and organisation both practically and as a positive role model for pupils and colleagues.
What training will the apprentice take and what qualification will the apprentice get at the end?
Level 3 Teaching Assistant
What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?
With the right experience and training, you can progress to a more senior role, including a higher level teaching assistant. You'll have a better salary and more responsibilities, such as helping to plan some lessons, the opportunity to specialise in a subject and leading a class with supervision.
Skills RequiredCommunication skills, IT skills, Attention to detail, Organisation skills, Problem solving skills, Presentation skills, Administrative skills, Number skills, Analytical skills, Logical, Team working, Creative, Initiative, Non judgemental, Patience
Qualifications RequiredGCSE or equivalent English (Grade 4) Essential
GCSE or equivalent Maths (Grade 4) Essential