Teaching Assistant Apprenticeship Level 3

Teaching Assistant Apprenticeship Level 3

Teaching Assistants work in Primary, Special and Secondary education across all age ranges encompassing special educational needs and emotional vulnerabilities.

The primary role of the Teaching Assistant is to support the class teacher to enhance pupils’ learning either in groups or individually, ensuring pupils understand the work set, know their learning objectives and stay on task in order to make progress.

The Apprenticeship supports the learner in gaining experience as a lead Teaching assistant.

Depending on your previous qualifications may contain Maths and English functional skills.


The qualification is delivered at the workplace at a time convenient for the employer and learner.

Entry Requirements

Must be able to show they are working at a grade 9-4 (A-C) GCSE in English. Must be employed.


Teaching Assistant Apprenticeship Level 3.

Who is this course for?

This course is for people who want to get into the education sector and work as classroom assistants or support teachers in the working environment.

Course Benefits

  • Become a qualified classroom assistant.  This makes you stand from teaching assistants who are not qualified.
  • Recognised qualification.
  • Support you getting work in local schools.
  • The first step to progressing onto higher educational job roles.
  • Delivered in the workplace.


If you are interested in applying, please complete the following quick form and we will be in contact to support you with your application. You will receive useful information about whether you are eligible for government funding, course fees, start dates and much more.

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Quick Facts

Start Dates

Learners can start at any time.

End Date

18-month course.


This will be a 2-hour visit each month with work set to complete in-between.


Levy paying organisation no cost. A non-levy organisation would be up to £250 per Apprentice.

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