The Teaching Assistant Level 3 apprenticeship standard is ideal for those who have completed their Level 2 Support Work in Schools (SWiS) or for those supporting or looking to support teaching in a school.
Our qualified and experienced tutors and assessors will guide you every step of the way, giving you the skills to excel and progress.
Gain a Level 3 Diploma in Supporting Teaching and Learning qualification awarded by CACHE.
Learn while you continue to work, our tutors will work around your employers needs.
Full support from our tutors and assessors, as well as access to our online ePortfolio.
If you decide that an apprenticeship is the route for you then it will last for around 12 to 18 months. We will meet the needs of both yourself and the employer to deliver on the job training at your placement. On completion of the course you will receive the industry recognised Level 3 Diploma in Supporting Teaching and Learning in Schoolss qualification from CACHE.
This apprenticeship standard is split into three main components: the first, where one of our tutors will come out to your workplace and observe and assess the skills you have gained whilst working and help you work through the L3 Diploma qualification; the second part contains all the theory behind why you do the things you do in the workplace and get your ready for the End Point Assessment and finally the Maths, English and ICT support, if they are required and depending upon your situation you may not need to do this part.
Due to the funding eligibility rules, from the Skills Funding Agency, it is best to speak with one of our advisers, but as a quick guide, based on age:
19+ – This apprenticeship standard is 90% funded by the ESFA with a 10% contribution required from the employer, spread over the duration of the apprenticeship.
This Level 3 apprenticeship standard doesn’t have entry requirements other than you be working in a school environment.
However, we would recommend getting in touch with us and one of our helpful recruitment team can discuss the qualifications with you and find one that fits your requirements.
All of our qualifications have excellent progression opportunities, once this apprenticeship has been completed, progression onto a University degree course is a possibility as there are UCAS points attached to the Level 3 CACHE Diploma – our tutors and assessors will help you every step of the way.