Vacancy Apprentice Teaching Assistant

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South Hunsley School & Sixth Form College

Key Details

Based at: South Hunsley School & Sixth Form College

Location: Melton, East Yorkshire, HU14 3HS

To start: September 2024

Salary: £16,496.44

Hours: Up to 31.25 hours per week

Application deadline: 9:00 am on 17th June 2024 ⏱ ENDS SOON

Supporting Documents

TA Apprentice JD

TA Apprentice PS

Application Form - Associate

SHS Applicant Pack 2024 - TA Apprentice

South Hunsley School & Sixth Form College

About South Hunsley School & Sixth Form College

South Hunsley School and Sixth Form College has over 2,100 students and is the only secondary school in the East Riding of Yorkshire rated outstanding by Ofsted.

Find Out More

South Hunsley School has an exciting opportunity for an Apprentice Teaching Assistant to join our hardworking and supportive SEND team.

The working hours are from 8:30AM AND 3:30PM Monday to Friday during the school term, your actual salary is £16,496.44 per annum, and this is paid in 12 equal instalments over the year. If you are interested in different hours to those advertised, please get in touch and we are happy to explore this further with you.

As this is an apprentice position, applicants will be supported on a 2 year apprenticeship programme and learn both on and off the job. For further information please see:


Why choose us?

SEND is at the centre of everything we do at South Hunsley School. As an Apprentice Teaching Assistant you will provide individual support to our students; creating opportunities to help them reach their potential in a wide range of different year groups and subject areas, ranging from music and drama to PE and Science. You will work under the instruction and guidance of teaching / senior staff, whilst training towards completion of the Teaching Assist ant Apprenticeship Standard.

Here at South Hunsley we passionately believe in the limitless potential of every member of our school community. We want everyone to be happy, confident and successful so we can all achieve more than we think is possible. We can promise support, care, encouragement and respect as well as really enjoyable and rewarding working and learning environment. We are genuinely committed to our students and our staff, and we do everything we can to ensure every child receives the care and guidance they need to thrive. We are proud of our school and would welcome the opportunity to give you a tour, so please don’t hesitate to contact Freya Dobson (HR Officer) on 01482 631208 or by email via if you would like to visit or find out more.

Job requirements

What can we offer you?


The closing date for applications is 9am Monday 17th June 2024. We look forward to receiving your application and we will contact you once your application has been reviewed.

South Hunsley School and Sixth Form College is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people.  Clearance from the Disclosure and Barring Service is required prior to appointment and we undertake an online check, in line with the Keeping Children Safe in Education 2023 guidance.

The school’s Strategic Child Protection and Safeguarding Policy can be accessed at: Strategic-Child-Protection-and-Safeguarding-Policy-2023-v3.docx.pdf ( and the Education Alliance’s Child Protection Policy can be accessed at:

How To Apply

To apply for this position, please complete the attached Application Form and return to, no later than 9am Monday 17th June 2024.