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Support Work in Schools And Teaching Assistant (Level 2)

eDistance Learning
Course summary
Length: 270 hours
Price: 493.80 GBP VAT Free 395.04 GBP VAT Free
Location: Distance

Support Work in Schools And Teaching Assistant (Level 2)

eDistance Learning

Support Work in Schools And Teaching Assistant (Level 2)

A distance learning course is the ideal way to gain a Level 2 in Support Work in Schools & Teaching Assistant. Whether you're looking to go on to further education, improve your job prospects or expand your knowledge, distance learning Support Work in Schools & Teaching Assistant is a flexible and convenient course, which allows you to comprehensively prepare for a Support Work in School & Teaching Assistant exam or career through home study. What's more, because the distance learning Level 2 Support Work in Schools & Teaching Assistant course is a fully comprehensive course, no prior knowledge is required.

Suitability - Who should attend?

The good news is that no prior learning knowledge or experience is essential to take this course.  This course is openly available to anyone wishing to learn more about Support Work in School & Teaching Assistant and would like to take part in a highly rewarding home study course. We believe that everyone should have the opportunity to expand their knowledge and study further, so we try to keep our entry requirements to a minimum.

You have the freedom to start the course at any time and continue your studies at your own pace for a period of up to 12 months from initial registration with full tutor support.

Outcome / Qualification etc.

Level 2 NCFE Awards in Support Work in Schools & Teaching Assistant
At the end of this course successful learners will be awarded a certificate of achievement by NCFE. This course has been accredited under NCFE IIQ Licence by UKOL which has been approved as an NCFE Investing in Quality (IIQ) centre to give formal recognition to our courses. We have designed our training courses specifically to meet the needs of learners who prefer to study from home. The course measurable learning outcomes have been benchmarked at Level 2 (using Ofqual’s Qualification and Credit Framework (QCF) level descriptors) to allow you to consider the depth of study, difficulty, and level of achievement involved.In Scotland this course leads to a Level 5 for successful learners. This means that it is independently accredited at a level of learning equivalent to level 5 on the Scottish Qualifications Framework (SQF).In Ireland this course leads to a Level 4 for successful learners. This means that it is independently accredited at a level of learning equivalent to level 4 on the Irish Qualifications Framework.This course has been designed to meet specific learner requirements. Accreditation by NCFE is a guarantee of quality. It means that this learning programme has been scrutinised and approved by an independent panel of experienced educational professionals and is quality audited by NCFE.

Training Course Content

The NCFE Level 2 Award in Support Work in School & Teaching Assistant course is divided into following comprehensive modules:

Support Work in Schools

Unit 1 - Child and young person development
- Know the main stages of child and young person development
- Understand the kinds of influences that affect children and young people’s development
- Understand the potential effects of transitions on children and young people’s development

Unit 2 - Safeguarding the welfare of children and young people
- Know about the legislation, guidelines, policies and procedures for safeguarding the welfare of children and young people including e-safety
- Know what to do when children or young people are ill or injured, including emergency procedures
- Know how to respond to evidence or concerns that a child or young person has been abused, harmed or bullied

Unit 3 - Communication and professional relationships with children, young people and adults
- Know how to interact with and respond to children and young people
- how to interact with and respond to adults
- Know how to communicate with children, young people and adults
- Know how to communicate with children, young people and adults
- Know about current legislation, policies and procedures for confidentiality and sharing information, including data protection

Unit 4 - Equality, diversity and inclusion in work with children and young people
- Understand the importance of promoting equality and diversity in work with children and young people
- Understand the impact of prejudice and discrimination on children and young people
- Understand inclusion and inclusive practices in work with children and young people

Unit 5 - Schools as organisations
- Know the different types of schools in the education sector
- Know how schools are organised in terms of roles and responsibilities
- Understand how schools uphold their aims and values
- Know about the laws and codes of practice that affect work in schools
- Know about the range and purpose of school policies and procedures
- Know about the wider context in which schools operate

Teaching Assistant

Unit 1: Supporting the Teacher
- The learning environment
- Pupil behaviour
- Observing and recording

Unit 2: Supporting the Pupil
- Care and support
- Health and hygiene
- Child protection

Unit 3: Supporting the Curriculum
- The National Curriculum
- Planning, evaluating and assisting
- Pupils during all learning activities

Unit 4: Supporting the School
- Legal requirements
- School organisation
- Policies and procedures

Unit 5: Supporting ICT in the Classroom
- Preparation and Maintenance of ICT Equipment
- Supporting the Use of ICT Equipment
- Keeping Pupil Records

Unit 6: Supporting Pupils with Special Education Needs
- Inclusion and Special Educational Needs
- Support for Learners

Unit 7: Supporting Literacy Development
- Supporting the Development of Reading Skills
- Supporting the Development of Writing Skills
- Supporting the Development of Speaking and Listening Skills

Unit 8: Supporting Numeracy Development
- Supporting the Development of Number Skills
- Supporting the Development of Problem Solving and Data Handling Skills
- Supporting the Understanding of Measures, Shape and Space

Unit 9: Working with Others
- Working in Teams
- Working with Colleagues
- Working with other Professionals and Parents"

Expenses

The enrolment fee for the Support Work in Schools And Teaching Assistant (Level 2) course is £493,75(incl. VAT), though for a limited time we are offering you the opportunity to pay only £395,0(incl. VAT) which is a 20% discount if you enrol online and pay in full.

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