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Teaching Assistant

Supporting teachers and helping children develop

Summary of this apprenticeship standard


3 (equivalent to A levels at grades A to E)

Typical length
18 months
Current funding band
Up to £5,000 per apprentice.
More information about funding
Entry requirements

Set by employer

What apprentices will learn
  • how to help children who need extra support
  • techniques for supervising group activities
  • managing class behaviour
  • preparing materials that match development needs
  • understanding child safety policies

Before taking their end-point assessment:

  • apprentices must achieve level 2 English and maths (equivalent to GCSE grades 9 to 4 or A* to C)
Professional registration

None specified

End-Point Assessment
View a list of end-point assessment organisations for this standard
Organisation Phone Number Email
Innovate Awarding Limited
Active IQ 01480 467950
NCFE/CACHE 0774 190 6185
Training Qualifications UK 03333 583344
More Information

The Institute for Apprenticeships and Technical Education has more detailed information about this apprenticeship.