This one year course is for experienced teaching assistants or those working in a voluntary capacity in primary, special or secondary schools supporting teaching and learning.
- GCSE A*-C in English and Maths or equivalent
- Students should be working in a school at a Key Stage (between 1 and 4) on either paid, voluntary or placement basis for a minimum of 2 days per week
- Level 2 Supporting Teaching & Learning in Schools, or equivalent/relevant qualification
- Behaviour management
- Schools as organisations
Written assignments, direct observations and written work products.
A Higher Education qualification (Foundation Degree, Degree or HNC/D) or employment as a Teaching Assistant
There is an expectation that students will work in their own time to complete the necessary reading, homework and assessment tasks. Please think carefully before undertaking a course of this nature as it is demanding and students will need to consider their work, family and other commitments.