Apprentice Teaching Assistant Physical Activity / Sport, Sendscope


Apprenticeship summary

This L3 TA Apprenticeship is for you if you:
– Have experience in education as a TA or are new to the role
– Hold a passion for supporting the benefits of Physical Education for Neurodiverse children and young people
– Are motivated and committed to your personal development
– Are looking for a long-term career in an educational setting

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Closing date: June 28, 2024

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Date posted:
May 8, 2024
Possible start date:
September 2, 2024
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This role will be based in the school:

– Supporting pupils with a range of needs in small groups
or on a 1:1 basis.

– Promoting health and wellbeing across the school 

– Supporting the delivery of Physical Education lessons, sensory circuits and break/lunch time activities.

Applicants will follow a L3 Teaching Assistant training pathway specialising in PE, sport and physical activity.

Training will be a mix of blended learning; both face to face & virtual. Face to face will be held centrally in Liverpool.


This role would be ideal for someone who either wanted to move into sports coaching/ development with children and young people or who wants to work in education, with SEND young people.

It will provide a basis for teaching assistant roles and as a route towards teacher training or into other physical activity &/or sport careers.



Workbase: SENDSCOPE SENDSCOPE is an innovative Independent School supporting neuro-diverse young people with Special Educational Needs and Disabilities (SEND) to reach their full potential and achieve success. We place our young people at the heart of everything we do and know that in the right environment, at the right time, all learners have the potential to blossom and thrive. At SENDSCOPE we have an inherent understanding of Teaching and Learning and know how inclusion, making reasonable adjustments and quality first teaching in the classroom cannot only bridge gaps in learning but facilitate accelerated progress. The shaping of young people’s lives is at the heart of SENDSCOPE, ensuring that they are both academically and emotionally developed and have an understanding of their own self-worth when they leave us. We take pride in ensuring positive outcomes, focusing on social and emotional mental health and wellbeing, at SENDSCOPE, “every moment matters”.


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Apprenticeship standard:

Teaching assistant (level 3)