The Teaching Assistant Level 3 course creates a concrete platform for professional development within the education sector.
Full details of the standard can be found on the Institute for Apprenticeships website.
How long will it take?
The Teaching Assistant Level 3 course is delivered over 18 – 24 months depending on your prior experience. At the end of month 15/21, we allow a three-month period for you to prepare for and sit your End Point Assessment.
As you will be undertaking an educational role many employers require you to have Grade C or equivalent in both maths and English
The Assessment Process
Your apprenticeship will be assessed in two ways ;
Practical Observation with Q&As
Observation of the apprentice in their normal work place to cover:
- Communication and teamwork
- Working with teachers to securely assess
- Using technology
- Problem solving/ability to motivate pupils
Duration – 2 hours +/- 10% (Observation) & 15 minutes +/-10% (Q&A)
A structured discussion designed to provide opportunity to demonstrate knowledge, skills and behaviours.