St Ethelwolds Church Primary School – Teaching Assistant Apprenticeship

Job Description

As a Teaching Assistant you would support teachers and help children with their educational and social development, both in and out of the classroom.

We are looking for a Teaching Assistant that can support creative arts throughout our primary school.

Job roles will include:

· Working within a primary school full-time as a Teaching Assistant

· Supporting pupils with their numeracy

· Supporting pupils with their literacy

· Supporting pupils with their ICT skills

· Supporting pupils with additional learning needs (ALN)

· Be involved in displays and preparing resources

· Helping children who need extra support to complete tasks

· Understand the safeguarding and behaviour policy and their role within these policies

· Working with children aged 4 to 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

Essential Criteria:

· An eagerness to learn more about becoming a Teaching Assistant

· A passion for working with children

· Possess relevant qualities including patience and communication

· Ability to show professionalism at all times

· Ability to listen and learn from more experienced staff

Desirable personal qualities:

· Any previous experience working with children

· Any previous experience with special educational needs (SEN)

· Strong English & Mathematics

· Communicational skills relevant to both children and adults

· Competent skills in numeracy, literacy and ICT

· Ability to self-manage and organise own time

· Personal qualities

· Reliable

· Smart appearance

· Professional attitude

· A level of maturity with working in a school environment will be required

· Ambitious and hard working

· Desire to be a positive role model to young people

Hours per week:


Wage/annual salary:

Apprentice minimum wage

Apprenticeship to be undertaken:

Level 2 or 3 NVQ Supporting, Teaching and Learning


Minimum A*-C GCSE (or equivalent) in English and Maths

Interview arrangements:



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