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  • Start date details

    September 2024

  • Closing date

    20 May 2024 at 10am

  • Date listed

    10 May 2024

Job details

Job role

  • Teaching assistant

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Working pattern

Full time

Contract type


Full-time equivalent salary

Apprenticeship Grade: £8.60 per hour - £11.44 per hour

Apprentice Teaching Assistant job summary


Apprenticeship Teaching Assistant


32.5 hours per week - Term Time plus 1 Week

Working pattern: 8:45am to 3:15pm Monday to Friday

Apprenticeship Grade: £8.60 per hour - £11.44 per hour

Start work September 2024 (Course starts October)

We are seeking a caring and understanding Teaching Assistant Apprentice to join our hard-working and committed staff team. The role will involve working with and supporting the children in lessons in class, some group work and helping supervise during playtime and lunchtime.

This is a Level 3 Teaching Assistant Apprenticeship with City College Norwich. This Apprenticeship will involve College attendance and off-the-job training. The typical length of the course is approximately 18 months.

Hillside Avenue Primary and Nursery School is a successful and popular school in Thorpe St Andrew, to the East of Norwich. We have high expectations for everyone in our school, making use of staff skills and experience, resources, technology and our extensive school site to fulfil our vision to enable children to be ‘the best they can be’. We are passionate about our curriculum being inclusive for all.

Our school has a proud sporting heritage, strong extra-curricular provision and active pupil groups for school council, play leaders and school Houses. All staff are expected to be fully involved in the wider life of the school.

As part of Broad Horizons Education Trust, our school and nursery benefits from excellent CPD, support and experience from our Trust schools and central education team, and the Trust’s Professional Studies Hub.

Further information about the school is available on our website

To access the online application and to apply, please select the “Apply for job” button and enter your details.

You must “Submit” your fully completed application by the closing date/time.

Closing date: Monday 20th May @ 9am

Interview date: Thursday 23rd May 2024

This Academy is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. This post is likely to come under the requirements of the Childcare (Disqualification) 2009 Regulations, therefore successful candidates will be required to complete a declaration form to establish whether disqualified under these regulations. Applicants must be prepared to undertake an Enhanced DBS check and attend a Warner Interview. Right to Work in the UK will need to be established. If applicable the following will be required: a certificate of good conduct, for teaching posts, a letter of professional standing from the professional regulating authority in the country in which the applicant has worked.We are an equal opportunities employer.

Commitment to safeguarding

Our organisation is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults. We expect all staff, volunteers and trustees to share this commitment.

Our recruitment process follows the keeping children safe in education guidance.

Offers of employment may be subject to the following checks (where relevant):
childcare disqualification
Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS)
online and social media
prohibition from teaching
right to work
satisfactory references
suitability to work with children

You must tell us about any unspent conviction, cautions, reprimands or warnings under the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 (Exceptions) Order 1975.

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About Hillside Avenue Primary and Nursery School, Thorpe

School type
Academy, ages 3 to 11
Education phase
View all Primaryjobs
School size
420 pupils enrolled
Age range
3 to 11

School location

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