Trainee Teaching Assistant

  • Apprenticeship Reference: 1158879089-2
  • Date Posted: 6 November 2023
  • Apprentice Employer: Vision for Education - Leeds/Bradford
  • Location: Yorkshire
  • Apprentice Pay: £81.76 to £85.00 Per Day
  • Apprenticeship Sector: Teaching and Education
  • Apprenticeship Type: Contract

About this Apprenticeship

Trainee Teaching Assistant (Full Time)


£81.76 - £85 per day (salary is depending on experience and/or qualifications)

September 2023 July 2024

Are you looking to start a career in Education?

Are you passionate about supporting children?

Do you want a rewarding career where you can be instrumental in making a difference to children s lives?

Become a Trainee Teaching Assistant! No previous experience or qualifications necessary, just a love for helping others!

Vision For Education are excited to provide this bespoke and incredible opportunity to support passionate people with getting into the education sector. We work alongside our client schools to provide successful Trainee Teaching Assistants with high quality training and paid on the job experience.

Following a successful interview and pending suitability, safeguarding and identity checks, we will work to secure you a paid placement in a school to further develop your skills.

Prior to starting your placement, you will be required to complete a comprehensive training programme delivered by Vision for Education and school leaders, which will give you the essential skills you need to work as a Teaching Assistant.

Teaching Assistants are instrumental in ensuring the smooth running of any school. The most effective Teaching Assistants have excellent communication skills and have an interest and passion in supporting the day-today needs of all children. They are also able to build relationships with both staff, children, and their families.

The role of a teaching assistant varies from each school. You may be working to support the teacher in while class teaching, running small group interventions to support children or working on a 1:1 basis to ensure the needs of all children are meet and that they can thrive.

We would love to hear from you if the following applies to you!

  • Have a passion for supporting and helping children.
  • Be dedicated to improving outcomes for all children.
  • Be kind, caring and compassionate.
  • Be proactive and a good communicator.
  • Be able to work collaboratively in a team.
  • Be committed to completing the required training and participating in ongoing CPD.
  • Be willing to pay for an enhanced DBS check and register with the Update Service.

How to Apply:

We are keen to speak to those looking to become a Teaching Assistant, as a part of our trainee teaching assistant scheme. If you are someone that is passionate about supporting children, are highly motivated and able to work collaboratively, then please apply through this website or for other opportunities through Vision for Education get in touch via the Branch on (phone number removed).

Shortlisting will be taking place ASAP so if you re interested in this role, please apply to this vacancy.