Sir John Nelthorpe School

Sir John Nelthorpe School

Apprentice Teaching Assistant - September 2024

Apprentice Teaching Assistant (Level 2)
(Starting 1st September 2024)

Term Time plus 5 days

32.5hrs per week (8:30am - 3:30pm, Mon-Fri)

Salary scale Apprentice rate (£6.50 per hour year 1)

Sir John Nelthorpe School is a successful and popular 11-19 mixed comprehensive school with a rapidly growing roll (currently 830 pupils). It has a caring ethos and a long tradition of academic attainment.

This is a key position within the support structure of the School. We are looking to appoint a caring and committed apprentice teaching assistant (level 2) from 1st September 2024. You will be working with a dedicated team to help support pupils access to teaching and learning. You will experience whole class, small group work and working with individuals on a one to one basis. We are seeking a friendly and caring person who is able to establish positive working relationships with children and adults.

The apprenticeship will combine practical training in a job with study. You will be to achieve a Level 3 apprenticeship as a Teaching Assistant. Training will equate to 20% of working hours (usually 1 day per week) through Ashby Hub. The training can be done remotely following an initial induction on site.

You will have a good standard of general education including Maths and English at Level 2 (GCSE grade C or higher or equivalent or commitment to achieve this by the end of the apprenticeship).

If you have the range of skills and experience required for this post we look forward to receiving your application by post or by email to by Monday 24th June 2024 at 9:00am

Sir John Nelthorpe School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. The successful candidate will be subject to an enhanced DBS check and supportive references.

If you feel that you would like to discuss this post before applying please contact Mrs E McCracken, SENDo by email: or telephone: 01652 656551

Application for Employment (Current).pdf
Teaching Assistant Apprentice Job Description and Person Specification-June 24.pdf
Teaching Assistant Apprentice Advert-June 2024.pdf
Recruitment Information.pdf

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