Teaching Assistants work in Primary, Secondary and Specialist education across all age ranges encompassing special educational needs and different emotional vulnerabilities.
The main role of a Teaching Assistant is to support the class teacher to enhance the learning of pupils in groups or individually to help them make progress towards learning objectives. Teaching Assistants are good role models who act with honesty and integrity, taking part in team meetings while contributing to planning and class activities.
Job Occupations: Teaching Assistant, Learning Support Assistant, Specialist Support Assistant, Support for Specialist Curriculum Areas
Planned Duration: 21 months (Practical period: 18 months, End Point Assessment period: 3 months