Teaching Assistant Apprenticeship

Dovedale Primary School

Apprenticeship summary

Dovedale Primary school are looking to recruit 2 apprentices to work within the year 1 class. This role is to support the class teacher in delivery of lessons and intervention sessions for small groups of pupils. This is the perfect opportunity for someone looking to work with children and experience working life within a school environment.

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Closing date: March 15, 2024

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Date posted:
February 6, 2024
Possible start date:
April 15, 2024
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  • Assist teaching staff in the delivery of learning activities and working with small groups / individuals to ensure learning is taking place
  • Provide input into the planning and evaluation of learning activities for individuals and groups of pupils to enable the teaching staff to make informed decisions when developing their plans
  • Supervise the activities of individuals or groups of pupils both in and out of the classroom (including educational visits) to ensure their safety and facilitate their physical and emotional development in accordance with the school’s behaviour management policy
  • Monitor individual pupil’s progress, achievements and development and report these to the teaching staff
  • Liaise with parents and carers in conjunction with the teaching staff to ensure effective communication concerning the pupils’ well being
  • Record pupil information, as specified by the teaching staff/line manager to ensure that schools’ information systems are maintained
  • Prepare and maintain learning equipment and ensure that the classroom is kept clean and tidy
  • Display and present the pupils’ work under the direction of teaching staff, so that it enhances the classroom environment and celebrates achievement
  • Attend staff and other meetings and participate in staff training / development work and staff reviews as required
  • The apprentice will be working towards the Level 3 Teaching Assistant Apprenticeship. 
  • If the succesful apprentice does not hold GCSE grades A*-C (9-4) or equivalent, they will be required to complete a Level 2 Functional Skills in the relevant subject (Math and English)
  • Training will be provided by North West Community Services Training and the employer school. This will take place regulary through online sessions and face to face sessions within the school. There is no need to travel for training sessions. 

Employment as a teaching assistant.


Dovedale Primary School

Dovedale Primary school has an excellent reputation in Liverpool and is highly respected within the local community. We have incredibly happy children, dedicated staff who provide a creative curriculum which is exciting and fun that is enriched through first hand experiences. We are very well supported by our parents, governors, Friends of Dovedale and other members of the local community.


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Apprenticeship standard:

Teaching assistant (level 3)