Teaching Assistants

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Click Apply Now, and we will call you for an interview. We have courses at:

  • Enfield Centre, LS7
  • Deacon House, Seacroft, LS14
  • Beeston, Joseph Priestley, LS11
  • Eastgate, LS2
  • Online with Google Classroom

This course will enable you to develop the knowledge, skills and experience required to work as a teaching assistant in a primary or secondary school or college.

Course Information

Please click Apply Now and we will talk you through the best Pathway for you,
based on your skills and experience.

We offer many qualifications. On this pathway you might be interested in:

  • First Steps to Teaching Assistant
  • Level 1 Teaching Assistant
  • Level 2 Teaching Assistant
  • Level 2 Enhanced Teaching Assistant (Adults)
  • Level 3 Teaching Assistant

Find out more info on Teaching Assistant and Childcare Courses
for  September 2023 below

September 2023 Teaching Assistant Childcare Courses


Who is this course for?

Adult learners. We have online and in class courses. You can also choose between Beeston, Deacon, Enfield or Eastgate to attend in class.

Units / Modules

You will study a range of different topics including:

  • Understanding different types of schools and colleges
  • The qualities and skills for working with children and young people
  • The role of the teaching assistant
  • Communicating effectively with children and young people

Benefits / Skills

  • Flexible learning - study at a time and pace suitable for your own needs
  • A foundation for progression onto further study
  • Support from experienced tutors with industry experience
  • Develop wider skills in using technology through online learning activities

Assessment Types

Learners will complete a portfolio of evidence. There will also be continuous assessment which includes written tasks and activities, case studies and project work.

Entry Requirements

Aged 19+

Career Progression

We have a range of progression levels up to Level 3, qualifying you to volunteer or gain work in schools or colleges

Course Details


18 weeks

Study Type

Part time

Course Code


Course Fee (16-18)

No fee

Course Facts


Online or face to face delivery


Excellent rogression into higher courses and jobs

Extra Curriculum

Oftsed Grade 1 Outstanding for Adult courses

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