The following Teaching Assistant qualifications will help demonstrate you have the knowledge to working as a teaching assistant. It’s possible to get a teaching assistant job without any qualifications specific to the job role but achieving a teaching assistant qualification will improve your chances of getting shortlisted for an interview and securing a position. They’re also valuable qualifications if you’re already working as a teaching assistant and want to progress your career.
Level 1 and 2 Teaching Assistant qualifications are knowledge based and don’t require you to have a teaching assistant job, or to get some experience in a classroom setting to complete the course.
We offer a range of courses useful for teaching assistants and school support staff through our courses page, so make sure you check it out!