The Level 3 Teaching Assistant apprenticeship is approximately 18 months in duration (16 months training and 2 months EPA) and is aimed at individuals supporting a class teacher to enhance pupils’ learning either as a whole class or individually. Apprentices will learn to ensure pupils thrive in a positive, nurturing, and safe environment while ensuring pupils understand the work set, know their learning objectives and stay on task in order to make progress.
Primary roles of a Teaching Assistant apprentice:
- Support the class teacher to enhance pupils' learning.
- Ensure pupils understand the work set, know their learning objectives and stay on task in order to make progress.
- Promote self-belief, social inclusion and high self-esteem and play an integral part to pupils' well-being.
Training is delivered by our team of qualified tutors at your workplace or another suitable venue and remote sessions as required. Learners are supported to achieve the Teaching Assistant apprenticeship criteria via the use of support resources and optional e-learning modules.
If required, learners will also be supported by their tutor to gain Level 1 or 2 Functional Skills in English and Maths.
The Level 3 Teaching Assistant apprenticeship is designed to develop competent teaching assistants who can work in primary, special or secondary education and support the class teacher to enhance pupils’ learning.
Individuals will learn how to support the class teacher to enhance pupils’ learning either in groups or individually, ensuring pupils understand work set, know their learning objectives and stay on task in order to make progress.
Teaching & Learning
Ongoing Assessment of KSBs
Tracking of Progress & OTJ Training
Internal Quality Assurance
End Point Assessment
Completion & Certification
"“We were looking to take on an apprentice for a long time and we were given a talk from Sport Structures and I felt like it was the best route for Progressive Sports."
Brian Burke | Progressive Sports
Contract Requirements and Training Costs
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