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Sherbourne Fields School

Sherbourne Fields School

Apprentice Teaching Assistant June 2019

Sherbourne Fields School

Rowington Close, Coundon, Coventry, CV6 1PR

Tel: 024 7659 1501




Qualification: NVQ Level 2 Teaching Assistant

Monday – Wednesday 8.30am – 5.30pm

Thursday 8.30am – 4.00pm,  Friday 8.30pm – 3.30pm (38 hours per week).


Due to a further increase in pupil numbers we have exciting and fulfilling opportunities for a number of Teaching Assistant Apprenticeships within our Outstanding all age Special School. Working as an Apprentice Teaching Assistant you will be part of a small class team supporting the class teacher and pupils on a daily basis. This will involve 1-1 support, group support and personal care duties. You will also assist in the preparation and delivery of lessons, ensuring all pupils have the correct resources to enable them to participate fully.


What can we offer you?
An exciting programme of training to help you develop your skills set further and to help you build a successful career

  • Allocated time to complete your NVQ assignments (up to 4 hours per week)
  • A dedicated mentor who will provide support and guidance throughout your apprenticeship
  • Training and personal development opportunities in addition to gaining your NVQ Level 2
  • Use of the school gym before and after school

If you have Grade 4 GCSE in Maths and English (or equivalent), love engaging with young people, are able to work using your own initiative, are passionate about improving the life chances of others and have a friendly and supportive personality then we would love to hear from you.


Sherbourne Fields is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.  DBS checks will be carried out on the successful candidate for this post.

Application packs are available from the school website - and returnable to the school. Please e-mail:

Closing date:  Thursday June 20th at midday. Interviews: TBC