Sccu Ltd

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

Sccu Ltd (Employer)

Sccu Ltd (Training Provider)

Weekly wage £124.50
30.0 hours per week Monday to Friday, Shifts TBC.
18 months (duration)
2 November 2020(start date)
Teaching Assistant (apprenticeship standard)
30 October 2020 (application closing date)
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Job Description

This is an excellent opportunity to work alongside experienced staff to learn the interpersonal and management skills needed to work with young people and adults whilst also being given the opportunity to share your own expertise and think creatively about how to help the school move forward with PE.


Duties and responsibilities:

  • Further raise the profile and enjoyment of sport within the school community
  • Work alongside teachers and coaches to deliver engaging and motivating PE lessons
  • Work with more able pupils to help them attain the highest level they can
  • Organise and run extra-curricular sports clubs
  • Bring their own specialism to our school
  • Help organise lunchtime games sessions or clubs
  • Support the PE Leader in organising the participation of students in school activities, school clubs and school tournaments/competitions (both internal and external)
  • Manage and train school team(s)
  • Attend team events ‘out of hours’ (time given in lieu)
  • Assist in equipment preparation for lessons
  • Become an active part of our team, prepared to go the extra mile for the benefit of our school community
  • Follow school policies and behave professionally
  • Maintain confidentiality inside and outside the workplace
  • You must have a clear DBS and DBA check

Future Prospects

Working in our school community, you will have the opportunity to develop sport during and after school (e.g. running after school clubs). You will also have the opportunity to support the planning and delivery of high-quality PE and look for ways to include the wider school community in activities. 

In addition, there will be opportunities to work alongside teachers in classrooms and develop your understanding of the school environment, providing a valuable foundation for a career in childcare, children’s sports leadership or education.

Skills Required

  • Confident building and maintaining relationships with young children
  • Works well with other people
  • Ability to follow instructions and complete tasks set
  • Able to work using own initiative
  • Able to communicate effectively in spoken or written form
  • Well organised
  • Able to use ICT – word processing, emails, internet
  • Aware of Safeguarding when working with young people
  • Basic knowledge of First Aid if possible
  • Awareness of Health and Safety issues

Qualities Required

  • Positive can do attitude
  • Enthusiasm
  • Enjoy working with children
  • Reliable
  • Committed
  • High expectations
  • Sense of humour
  • Team player

Qualifications Required

  • GCSE maths and English Grade A-C/8-4 or equivalent

Training Provided

  • Teaching Assistant L3 Standard
  • Level 3 NVQ Diploma in Supporting the Delivery of Physical Education and School Sport
  • Functional Skills in maths and English (if required)
  • Impact training
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