Apprentice Teaching Assistant x2

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Education and Teaching

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Compton C Of E Primary School

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Compton are seeking to appoint two dedicated and enthusiastic Teaching Assistant Apprentices to work in KS1 and KS2. They are looking for strong applicants with great GCSE’s grades in math and English (A/C 4/9).  A-Levels would be preferable.

Main duties for this role will include:

  • Demonstrate the ability to develop exemplary professional, creative and personal qualities expected of teaching assistants
  • Have the ability to maintain confidentiality and uphold the school ethos
  • Establish relationships with the individual pupil
  • Provide support to help meet pupils educational, therapeutic, pastoral and personal care needs
  • Show empathy and understanding in response
  • Able to follow direction and work as part of a team
  • Resilience
  • Ability to adapt tasks to individuals needs


On our 15-18-month Level 3 Teaching Assistant apprenticeship standard, you will work towards the following:

  • Behaviours, Skills & Knowledge
  • Functional Skills in maths and English at level 2 (if not already exempt through prior qualifications)
  • End-Point Assessment (EPA)

You will have regular visits at the workplace from a designated College assessor to observe your progress and competence in the role you are carrying out.

Qualities and skills:

Desired skills

  • Great communication skills
  • Ability to establish good working relationships with children, parents and staff

Personal qualities

  • Dedicated and enthusiastic with a sense of humour,
  • Reliable and punctual
  • Willingness to learn
  • Be patient and calm with a love of learning and a sense of fun

Desired qualifications

  • GCSE 4-9/ A-C English and maths or equivalent


  • Possibility of permanent or temporary contract depending on individual and budgetary situation