Salary: £14,979 - £15,252 a year

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Level 3 Teaching Assistant Apprenticeship - Linwood School (Woodford’s Academy)

Linwood School is an ‘Outstanding’ (Ofsted January 2018) multi-campus, day special school for children and young people aged 4 – 19. We welcome them from a wide geographical area and support a comprehensive range of special educational needs including moderate (MLD), severe (SLD) and profound (PMLD) and complex learning difficulties (CLDD) as well as those on the Autism spectrum.

Key details:

  • Hours: 30 hours per week, Monday to Friday 8.45am - 3.30pm, 39 weeks per year
  • Wage: Pro-rata £14,979 - £15,252 per annum
  • Location: Alma Rd, Winton, Bournemouth, BH9 1AJ
  • Apprenticeship Standard: Level 3 Teaching Assistant
  • Duration: 16 months

Some of our Teaching Assistants work with students with PMLD who require high levels of care. Teaching Assistants working with them need to have the ability to:

  • Follow each individual young person’s care and medical plans, which may include epilepsy and manual handling, and carry out necessary procedures following appropriate training.
  • Administer medicines according to school policy, including via specialist techniques following appropriate training.
  • Assist with intimate and personal care e.g. personal and/or feminine hygiene and bathing, ensuring the highest standards are met.
  • Assist where necessary with eating and drinking in line with care plans.
  • Enable and encourage as high a level of independence as possible.
  • Under the direction of the class teacher, support students to engage in activities to their full potential, using appropriate total communication techniques.

Apprenticeship Summary:

  • You will work towards your Level 3 Teaching Assistant qualification across a total duration of 16 months!
  • Training provider: LMP Group (Rated 3rd best apprenticeship training provider across the UK)!
  • All online/remote learning, no classroom or college day release
  • An allocated tutor will support you throughout the apprenticeship!

Candidate Requirements

Skills & Personal Qualities:

  • Excellent communication skills, both oral and written
  • A good team player
  • Eager to learn
  • Passionate about teaching


  • GCSE or equivalent English (Grade 4) essential
  • GCSE or equivalent Maths (Grade 4) essential
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Deadline: 10-04-2024

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