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Teaching Assistant Level 2

Open Study College
Course summary
379 GBP
English
Distance
Next available date: - Distance
e-learning / Online / Distance

Course description

This course aims to equip students with the knowledge and skills to become an effective Teaching Assistant.

Course Content

Unit 1: Supporting Teaching and Learning Activities In Schools

  • How teaching assistants can support the teacher in planning, teaching and evaluation of the learning activities.
  • The stages of planning.
  • Problems that may occur when supporting learning activities.
  • Strategies a teaching assistant may use to support pupils learning.
  • Providing feedback on learning activities to the teacher.

Unit 2: Communication and Relationships With Children, Young People and Adults

  • Communicating and developing positive working relationships with children and young people.
  • Communicating with adults.
  • Differences in communicating with adults and children.
  • Disagreements with adults and children.
  • Communication difficulties.

Unit 3: Provide Effective Support for Your Colleagues

  • The role and responsibilities of the teaching assistant.
  • Understanding the roles and responsibilities of others in the school team
  • The role of external professionals.
  • Maintaining good working relationships.
  • Professional practice within schools.

Unit 4: Safeguarding Children and Young People: The Maintenance of a Safe Working Environment

  • Legislation, policies, and procedures for safeguarding children.
  • Prepare and maintain a safe working environment for children.
  • The procedures and actions in response to an emergency in school.
  • Types of abuse that children may experience.
  • Behaviour management.

Unit 5: Supporting Children's and Young People's Development

  • Understanding physical, emotional, communication, social and behavioural development.
  • Observation methods used to record learning and development.
  • Transitions that children may experience.

Unit 6: Schools as Organisations

  • Structures of education.
  • Specialist schools.
  • Legislation and school policies.
  • The National Curriculum.
  • The Office for Standards in Education (OFSTED).
  • The primary framework.
  • Early years foundation stage.

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Pay Now: GBP 379.00
OR 6 Monthly Instalments of GBP 71.85 with a deposit of GBP
47.90 totalling 479

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Reviews

Average rating 5

Based on 3 reviews

Sarah Collinge
(5)
I am loving this course! My tutor is really helpful and I am doing really well. Just completed my first assignment and passed it first time! Feeling really proud of myself, best decision I ever made.
Michelle Galietti
(5)
Brilliant course material. If I have any problems they are always answered within 24 hours with good feedback.
Gracieli Batista
(5)
Everything about this course is excellent!
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