• 1. Please give an overview of your role and what this involves on a day-to-day basis:
  • Sen teaching assistant to provide a learning base for children who may need to extra support, giving them sensory breaks every few hours of the day to help them regulate everyday. Carrying out making resources everyday, using a photocopier, laminate, Guillotine etc. making visual timetables or now and next boards


  • 2. Have you learnt any new skills or developed existing skills?
  • I have learned how to use strategies to prevent a child from getting an angry and using sensory things within this to help regulate them. I have learned what resources do and don’t work to support specific children . What we can use such a tick list or now and finished board


  • 3. To what extent do you enjoy your programme?
  • I have enjoyed it very much as I have learned a lot and it has helped me to develop my skills within SEN


  • 4. How well organised/structured is your programme?
  • It is very structured and all that assignments and dates are done correctly.


  • 5. How much support do you receive from your employer?
  • A lot of support! I needed a mental health break due to family reasons and was given it.


  • 6. How much support do you receive from your training provider when working towards your qualifications?
  • A lot of support


  • 7. How well do you feel that your qualification (through your training provider) helps you to perform better in your role?
  • Yes All the assignments have definitely helped me


  • 8. Are there extra-curricular activities to get involved in at your work? (For example, any social activities, sports teams, or even professional networking events.)
  • Yes there is


  • 9a. Would you recommend Inspire ATA Ltd. to a friend?
  • Yes

  • 9b. Why?
  • Very helpful people and a good course to go through if you want to go into this career

  • 10. What tips or advice would you give to others applying to Inspire ATA Ltd.?
  • Make sure you ask for support when u need it!


Apprenticeship - Advanced Level (Level 3)

Education & Childcare

Hemel Hempstead

November 2021

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