Apprentice Teaching Assistant - Middlestone Moor Primary School

This is fantastic opportunity for anyone who has a passion and ambition for working with children. This job will be very rewarding and requires patience, enthusiasm and a caring nature.

Reference Number:
Middlestone Moor, Spennymoor
Closing Date:
20 June 2021
Estimated Start Date:
May 2021
Qualification(s) Earned:
Teaching Assistant - Level 3

Wages and Hours

35hrs and £150.50 per week, 8:30am-4pm Monday to Friday. Role is term time only.

Job Description

• Supervising arts and crafts

• Organising group activities

• Part of your job role you will be providing one to one support to children with additional needs

• You'll be required to work closely with parents and staff members

• Setting out the activity rooms

• Assisting and supporting with reading and writing skills

• Helping children who need extra support to complete tasks

• Helping staff to plan learning activities and complete records

• Looking after children who are upset or have had accidents

• Clearing away materials and equipment after sessions

• Taking part in training

• Provide play and learning opportunities and maintain high standards of quality care and educational provision

• To be a role model at all times to children, families, fellow teaching assistants, students and those from the local community

• End of day duties - You need to ensure final standards within your area. Ensure preparation, care, cleanliness and maintenance of your work areas and equipment.

• Constantly ensure the general standards of your area are high and good practice.

Person Specification

• Clear communication and active listening skills

• Empathy and understanding towards the children’s needs

• Good organisation skills and a good timekeeper

• Good literacy and numeracy skills, as well as creative ideas for activities

• Friendly, confident, honest and reliable

• Willing to take on new duties and become part of a team, with a flexible approach to children, parents and staff members

• Smart and presentable, with a confident, mature attitude

To apply for this apprenticeship email us your CV stating the reference "1277" at