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Teaching Assistant Apprentice Get Set UK

Get Set UK are looking for an innovative thinker, with good organisational skills and a strong attention to detail to join us. This is a great opportunity to gain a valuable insight and experience of working within a classroom setting and will develop your knowledge, skills, and behaviours to become a teaching assistant.

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Closing date: 15 Dec 2022

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage


  • Working week

    Monday - Friday 9am - 5pm (1 hour for lunch)

    Total hours per week: 35.0

  • Expected duration

    18 Months

  • Possible start date

    16 Dec 2022

  • Date posted

    01 Nov 2022

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

What will the apprentice be doing?

You will gain invaluable insight and experience of working within a classroom setting and will develop the Knowledge, skills, and behaviours to become a Teaching Assistant.

Provide teaching support in small groups and where necessary be assigned to individuals to aid the teacher.

Liaise with the tutor to understand the objectives of each session,
assist the tutor with observations and monitoring of the progress of the individual.

Keep up to date written records for supported pupils.

Promote positive behaviour patterns, raise self-esteem, and improve independent working in the individual to assist their education and growth.

Depending on the environment there may be a specific focus on certain curriculum areas.

It is an interesting, varied position that gives the valuable opportunities of gaining experience in a professional setting working with young people and colleagues.

You will find out about the teaching paths that are available and the hope would be that this apprenticeship will lead you onto your next step on the career ladder.

What training will the apprentice take and what qualification will the apprentice get at the end?

You will achieve the Level 3 Teaching Assistant qualification.

You will have a Mentor who will support you with one to one teaching and learning.

To include 20% off the job training.

In-house training will be given to support specifics of the role.

What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?

The Teaching Assistat qualification will enable you to work within any educational setting.

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Communication skills, IT skills, Attention to detail, Organisation skills, Customer care skills, Problem solving skills, Presentation skills, Administrative skills, Number skills, Analytical skills, Team working, Initiative, Non judgemental, Patience


GCSE or equivalent English (Grade 4/C) Essential
GCSE or equivalent Maths (Grade 4/C) Essential

Things to consider

Benefits 1. Company pension & events 2. Gym membership 3. Private medical insurance 4. Wellness programs 5. Sick pay.

About the employer

Established in 2009, Get Set UK successfully deliver a range of Government funded programmes to support people to make positive changes in their lives. We offer innovative and reliable solutions to support people to obtain real employer-led skills, information, advice and guidance, job opportunities and vocational training.


Get Set UK





SE11 5RD

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Training provider



Andrea Gregory

07764 969337

Apprenticeship standard

Teaching assistant

Level 3 (A level)

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