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Teaching Assistant | City & Guilds Certificate Supporting Teaching & Learning in Schools | Level 2

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Course Type: Adult qualifications and professional Campus: West Durrington Campus Entry requirements: Level 2 qualifications in Literacy and Maths are recommended. Students must be aged 18 or over. Please complete the personal statement with the application form. Qualification: Level 2 Certificate in Supporting Teaching and Learning in Schools Awarding Body: C&G

Why this course?

Teaching in classroom

If you are new to working with a teacher in primary, secondary, mainstream or special schools, this course is for you.

The Level 2 Certificate in Supporting Teaching and Learning in Schools will enable you to progress your career as a teaching assistant and develop practical skills in the classroom. You will need to arrange a work placement within a school for a minimum of four hours per week during the duration of the course.

An interview is required for this course and a Level 2 qualification in literacy and maths is recommended.

Start dates

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Code Start Campus Times Duration Fees ?
FE0172-1C 17 Sep 2019 West Durrington 9.45am - 12.15pm 1 Year £955.00 Apply
FE0240-1C 19 Sep 2019 West Durrington 5.00pm - 7.30pm 1 Year £955.00 Apply

Discounts may be available depending on your circumstances, please see our finance information.

Entry Requirements

An interview is required for this course and a Level 2 qualification in literacy and maths is recommended.

Level 2 candidates will have little or no experience of working as a teaching assistant. You will be required to have a school placement for at least four hours a week.

Entry Requirements

What will I learn?

  • Child and young person development
  • Safeguarding the welfare of children and young people
  • Communication and professional relationships with children, young people and adults
  • Equality, diversity and inclusion in work with children and young people
  • Help improve own and team practice
  • Maintain and support relationships with children and young people
  • Support children and young people’s health and safety
  • Support children and young people’s positive behaviour
  • Support learning activities
  • Schools as organisations

How is the course delivered?

The course is delivered in weekly 2.5 hour sessions on either Tuesday mornings or Thursday evenings for 30 weeks. The course starts in mid September.

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