Trainee Teaching Assistant

  • Apprenticeship Reference: 1376833243-2
  • Date Posted: 1 July 2024
  • Apprentice Employer: Vision for Education - Brighton
  • Location: Brighton, Sussex
  • Apprentice Pay: On Application
  • Apprenticeship Sector: Procurement & Supply Chain, Social care, Teaching and Education
  • Apprenticeship Type: Temporary

About this Apprenticeship

Trainee Teaching Assistant


£417 - £450 per week (salary is depending on experience and/or qualifications)

ASAP ongoing

The School and Role:

Passionate about education and working with children with SEN? Join Vision for Education as a Trainee Teaching Assistant, providing you valuable experience within school settings. By joining our team you will get the benefits of free training, a dedicated consultant and the backing of a great company to help place you in great schools that can give you the tools necessary to become a great Trainee Teaching Assistant.

Roles within schools will vary from supporting students with SEN on a 1:1 basis to whole group intervention. You may be required to assist in the playground on duties throughout the day and help with the running of breakfast/after school clubs.

The ideal Trainee Teaching Assistant will have;

  • A true passion for helping students grow, learn and develop their education
  • The ability to work well in a team environment
  • A patient and level-headed approach to dynamic situations
  • The ability to work during school hours (08 30) times can vary depending on the school


  • Be willing to pay for an enhanced DBS check and register with the Update Service.
  • Have the right to work within the UK
  • Be committed to completing the required training and participating in ongoing CPD.

What we offer:

As a Trainee Teaching Assistant, part of our team, you benefit from:

  • Excellent daily rates paid using the PAYE system.
  • Guaranteed pay scheme (subject to availability).
  • Social and networking events.
  • Pension contributions.
  • CPD to help with your professional development.
  • Access to a dedicated consultant.

About us:

The Edwin Group is a Top 10 UK-employer in The Sunday Times Best Places to Work 2023. Rated as 'Excellent' by our staff in all categories and recognised as having industry leading and world-class levels of employee engagement across the Group.

We are a market-leading education supply agency committed to the development of young people. With branches across the country, we are an employer of choice for high quality educators.

We do not discriminate on the grounds of age, gender, race, colour, religion, disability or sexual orientation, and we welcome applications from all sections of the community.

How to apply:

If you are a Trainee Teaching Assistant who can enthuse, motivate and engage learners and would like the challenge of working in a rewarding environment, then we want to hear from you.

Apply today via this website, or for more information about this role and other opportunities call us on (phone number removed).