This qualification has been developed for people wanting to work in schools in roles which support the teaching. It is ideal for learners who are just starting out in their career, have little experience and will always be working under supervision.
What will you learn?
It covers a wide range of areas including
- children and young people’s development,
- supporting children and young people’s positive behaviour
- communication and professional relationships.
What are the entry requirements?
The minimum age for a learner taking this qualification is 16 years old.
Learners will need to be working or on a practical placement for the duration of the course in a learning environment (school or college) as they need to show competence in both skills and knowledge.
Learners can progress to the Diploma in Supporting Teaching and Learning (Teaching Assistant) Level 3