Teaching Assistant

Key Responsibilities

To support in the classroom, working with all age ranges, needs, vulnerabilities and to be a role model to learners.

To embed British Values and safeguard and protect learners.

Programme Level

Level 3


Expected duration of 18 months.

Job Roles

Specific job roles may include: Primary School Teaching Assistant, Secondary School Teaching Assistant, Specialist Education School Assistant

Delivery Method

Apprentices should work for at least 30 hours per week, including 'Off the Job' Training. The 20% training is delivered by Creative Sport & Leisure, either at the workplace, off-site or via e-learning. The training is specifically tailored to ensure your apprentices develop the skills they will need to thrive in your workplace, giving apprentices a real advantage with career progression and allow the employer to build a future workforce.


Upon successful completion, the Teaching Assistant Apprenticeship could prepare you for roles including: Higher Level Teaching Assistant, Learner Support Assistant or a Teacher.

Find out more

To find out more about this Apprenticeship, either as an employer or prospective learner, contact us at training@creativesportleisure.co.uk for more information. You can also view the Teaching Assistant Apprenticeship Standard on the Institute of Apprenticeships website.