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  • Start date details

    As soon as possible

  • Closing date

    30 November 2023 at 9am

  • Date listed

    13 November 2023

Job details

Visa sponsorship

No, visa sponsorship not available

Working pattern

Contract type

Fixed term

Full-time equivalent salary

£7,100.00 Annually (Actual) Hours/Weeks: 30 hours per week, 39 weeks per year

Apprentice Teaching Assistant job summary

Widewell Primary School is looking to appoint a  passionate, hardworking and driven  Apprentice Teaching Assistant to join their outstanding team.

In this role you will be working under the direction of teachers and senior staff to provide safe, high-quality education and care for young children and to maintain a stimulating and enjoyable environment. Under the overall direction of the headteacher you will play a major role in formulating the aims and objectives of the school and establishing the policies through which they are to be achieved. You will carry out all the professional duties of a Teaching Assistant as required, take responsibility for child protection issues as appropriate and take responsibility for promoting and safeguarding the welfare of children and young people within the school. You will need to be committed and driven to want the very best from every child and be an outstanding member of our school community. You will be supported within your role by the school and the apprenticeship provider.

This vacancy is being managed by Plymouth Argyle Community Trust.

What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship? What training will the apprentice take and what qualification will the apprentice get at the end?

  • Level 3 Teaching Assistant Apprenticeship Standard
  • Behaviours, Skills & Knowledge
  • Functional Skills in Maths and English at level 2 (if not already exempt through prior qualifications)
  • You will have regular visits at the workplace from a designated assessor to observe your progress and competence in the role you are carrying out
  • Training days will be once a month at Plymouth Argyle.

There may be the potential for full-time employment across the Learning Academies Trust upon successful completion of the apprenticeship.

Further information can be found in the attached document.

If you would like to apply for a position, please click the link to submit your application form as soon as possible. 

With 18 individual primary schools, the Learning Academies Trust is the largest primary school trust in Plymouth and the first education employer in Plymouth to achieve the Livewell Southwest Wellbeing at Work Bronze Award. The Trust is committed to supporting the wellbeing of all staff and is proud to work closely with official bodies to ensure we have a holistic approach to staff wellbeing.

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and we expect all staff to share this commitment.  This post is exempt from the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974; pre-employment checks will be carried out; references will be sought for all shortlisted candidates and all shortlisted candidates will be requested to complete a questionnaire about any convictions or adult cautions that are unspent.  Guidance will be given to those shortlisted. Appointment is subject to an Enhanced DBS.

For any questions about the apprenticeship please contact tim.scott-lloyd@pafc.co.uk 

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About Widewell Primary Academy

School type
Academy, ages 4 to 11
Education phase
View all Primaryjobs
School size
232 pupils enrolled
Age range
4 to 11

School location

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