Level 3 Teaching Assistant Apprenticeship



Teaching Assistant Apprenticeship Standard

This qualification provides an in-depth understanding of the knowledge and skills required when working directly with children or young people in primary, secondary or special schools. It covers all aspects of Specialist Support including planning, delivering, and reviewing assessment strategies to support learning alongside the teacher, bilingual and special needs support and personal development and reflective practice


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This apprenticeship applies to:

  • teaching/classroom assistants
  • learning support assistants
  • special needs assistants
  • additional needs assistant

This qualification consists of
Level 3 Diploma in Specialist Supporting in Teaching and Learning in Schools

As well as
Functional skills Level 2 (Maths and English) 

As this is a apprenticeship standard you will be required to complete a end point assessment the End Point Assessment consists of

Professional Discussion


This course is mainly aimed at people who are employed in a school setting.