SUPPORT FOR TEACHING & LEARNING IN SCHOOLS LEVEL 3 APPRENTICESHIP
A Level 3 Learning Support Practitioner will be required to incorporate skill and knowledge both under direction and independently within the classroom environment, in line with schools’ policies and procedures.
This is a Level 3 apprenticeship.
Typically, 12 months.
Apprentices should be at least 16 years old and have an interest in working in the childcare profession.
In addition to their apprenticeship, apprentices will achieve their Level 2 functional skills in English, Maths and ICT
Employer Rights and Responsibilities, Personal Learning and Thinking Skills also from part of this apprenticeship
Learning modules include topics such as: Communication and Professional Relationships, Safeguarding and Wellbeing, Schools as Organisations, Supporting Learning Activities, Positive Behaviour, Professional Relationships, Equality, Diversity and Inclusion, Assessment for Learning, Personal Development
Dedicated skills coach to support apprentices throughout their entire learner journey
Regular one to one workplace visits
Flexible and innovative training methods geared to different learning styles
24/7 access to digital learning content, ensuring apprentices have everything they need to support and accelerate learning
Free NUS Apprentice Extra card, allowing apprentices to access discounts on the high street and on other well-known brands
Upon completion, apprentices can progress from teaching assistant to teacher.
Funding and financial support
Employers paying the Apprenticeship Levy can use their funds to cover the cost of apprenticeship training while a range of government funding is available for non-levy organisations. Other financial support is available for employers and apprentices depending on circumstances.
Download the Support for Teaching & Learning in Schools Level 3 brochure for apprentices.
Download the Support for Teaching & Learning in Schools Level 3 brochure for employers.