This course covers all areas of the teaching assistant role. This course is approximately 50% theory and 50% practical.
You will study the following seven mandatory units:
Child development and well-being Curriculum planning, monitoring, delivery and assessment Development of the higher level teaching assistant role Promote positive working relationships Promote positive behaviour in children and young people Supporting children and young people with special educational needs Working with individuals and groups undertaking a learning activity.
This qualification can be used as a stepping stone to training as a teacher or assessor.
Learners may wish to take teacher training qualifications such as:
Level 3 Award in Education and Training Level 4 Certificate in Education and Training Level 5 Diploma in Education and Training
Is it for me?
This qualification is aimed at those learners currently working as a teaching assistant who wish to progress to Higher Level Teaching Assistant status. It will provide learners with the knowledge and understanding to analyse and meet the challenges that classroom assistants may encounter. Learners will also gain knowledge and skills to work with individuals and groups, gaining insight into supporting learners with special educational needs. Achieving this qualification is likely to enhance your career prospects and enable further training opportunities.
Through theory workshops and one-to-one sessions with your allocated workplace trainer. You will also use a one-file e-portfolio system.
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