Teaching Assistant - Level 3
Course Level Level 3
Endorsed By Endorsed By ABC Awards and Certa Awards
Study Method Online Learning
Course Duration 200 Hours Approx.
Entry Requirements No Entry Requirements
Start Date Ongoing
Pay in Full
Get £ 75.00 Discount when you pay in full.
Discounted Fee: £ 310
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Pay in Instalments
£ 85 Deposit & 12 payments of £ 25 / Month
Total Fee: £ 385
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Level 3 Teaching Assistant Course

Looking for something more fulfilling than a 9-to-5 office job? A career where every day provides the opportunity to change the lives of the people you work with? With Oxford Home Study Centre, the job of your dreams could be right at your fingertips!  This exclusive Level 3 Teaching Assistant Course provides a fascinating introduction to functions and objectives of teaching assistants in a classroom setting.  Learn how to handle challenging situations and pupils with confidence, assist with the delivery of the current curriculum and support children with special educational needs.  Build the skills, knowledge and confidence needed to thrive in an educational environment, with this fully endorsed Online Teaching Assistant Course Level 3! Whether already working with children or considering a career change, there’s no better time to get started than right now!  Sign up online in just a few clicks, or call anytime to discuss this Level 3 Teaching Assistant Certificate in more detail.

Why Study Teaching Assistant Skills?

As a teaching assistant, every day represents an invaluable opportunity to do something amazing.  Contrary to popular belief, teaching assistants don’t simply cover basic supervisory and administrative duties in the background.  In fact, talented teaching assistants are considered the glue that holds the entire educational experience together. Along with helping with delivery of the current curriculum, teaching assistant engage, motivate and inspire pupils to achieve bigger and better things. They help high-performing pupils thrive, support those who struggle to keep up and help maintain an enjoyable learning environment. To become a qualified and capable teaching assistant is to make a lasting difference in the lives of every pupil you work with. In terms of both job security and satisfaction, there are few careers that come close to that of the talented teaching assistant.  

Oxford Home Study Centre is proud to offer an extensive range of endorsed online courses, open for enrolment 365 days a year. This intermediate Level 3 Teaching Assistant Certificate is ideal for newcomers and experienced workers alike, covering the following topics over a series of four modules:

Module 1. Roles and Responsibilities of the Teaching Assistant

The course begins by providing candidates with a detailed overview of the main duties of the teaching assistant, along with the extent to which the TA contributes to the educational experience of every pupil. The hard and soft skills needed to thrive in the field are also discussed along with some of the more common challenges experienced when working as a teaching assistant.

Module 2. Working in the School

Module two then introduces candidates to the realities of working in a school environment, in which further everyday challenges and responsibilities from the perspective of the TA are discussed.  Various clerical and administrative duties as a TA are presented and discussed, along with the role the teaching assistant plays in ensuring effective delivery of the current curriculum.

Module 3. Working in the Classroom

A more focused exploration of working in a classroom environment follows in module three, wherein candidates consider the more ‘hands on’ duties of the TA when working with pupils.  The importance of balancing approachability with authority is also discussed, alongside an introduction to the National Literacy Strategy/National Numeracy Strategy and their respective functions.

Module 4. Supporting Pupils with Special Educational Needs

Concluding the course, module four introduces candidates to some of the most common special educational needs encountered in a classroom setting.  The importance of tailored support for each individual pupil is discussed, along with the extent to which the teaching assistant can provide helpful support on a daily basis for pupils with special needs.  

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Paying in Instalments: £385(Interest FREE Instalments)

Deposit: £85

No of Instalments: 12

Each Instalment: £25

Pay in Full: (£75 Discount) £310

At the end of this course successful learners will receive a Certificate of Achievementfrom ABC Awards and Certa Awards and a Learner Unit Summary (which lists the components the learner has completed as part of the course).

The course has been endorsed under the ABC Awards and Certa Awards Quality Licence Scheme. This means that Oxford home study centre has undergone an external quality check to ensure that the organisation and the courses it offers, meet defined quality criteria. The completion of this course alone does not lead to a regulated qualification* but may be used as evidence of knowledge and skills gained. The Learner Unit Summary may be used as evidence towards Recognition of Prior Learning if you wish to progress your studies in this subject. To this end the learning outcomes of the course have been benchmarked at Level 3 against level descriptors published by Ofqual, to indicate the depth of study and level of demand/complexity involved in successful completion by the learner.

The course itself has been designed by Oxford home study centre to meet specific learners’ and/or employers’ requirements which cannot be satisfied through current regulated qualifications. ABC Awards/Certa endorsement involves robust and rigorous quality audits by external auditors to ensure quality is continually met. A review of courses is carried out as part of the endorsement process.

ABC Awards and Certa Awards have long-established reputations for providing high quality vocational qualifications across a wide range of industries. ABC Awards and Certa Awards combine over 180 years of expertise combined with a responsive, flexible and innovative approach to the needs of our customers.

Renowned for excellent customer service, and quality standards, ABC Awards and Certa Awards also offer regulated qualifications for all ages and abilities post-14; all are developed with the support of relevant stakeholders to ensure that they meet the needs and standards of employers across the UK. 

To become a confident and capable teaching assistant is to gain access to an enormous job market worldwide.  Whether you’ve set your sights on a local school or would light to explore overseas job opportunities, you’ll be one step closer to achieving your goals with a Level 3 Teaching Assistant Certificate. You may also find this course invaluable if your long-term goal is to become a fully qualified teacher.  Newcomers in entry-level teaching assistant roles can expect to earn approximately £20,000 plus benefits.

Who Should Take This Course?

At Oxford Home Study Centre, we impose no deadlines or time restrictions whatsoever on any of our courses. This flexible and enjoyable Level 3 Teaching Assistant Certificate may prove of particular interest to the following applicants.

  • Anyone who enjoys working with children
  • Applicants pursuing careers in education
  • Teaching assistants working on their skills
  • School admin staff considering a career change
  • Jobseekers working on their CVs and employability
  • Candidates considering future careers as teachers

From start to finish, you can count on your assigned expert tutor to provide the support and advice you need to gain maximum value from your studies.  Sign up online, or contact our student support team anytime for more information.

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