Specialist Support for Teaching and Learning in Schools Diploma Level 3

The Specialist Support for Teaching and Learning in Schools qualification qualification will provide learners with a secure understanding of the knowledge and skills needed when working directly with children or young people in school environments.

Course Content

Specialist Support for Teaching and Learning in Schools Diploma Level 3 – Course Content:

This qualification will provide learners with a secure understanding of the knowledge and skills needed when working directly with children or young people in school environments.

The units cover child and young person development, safeguarding their welfare, the importance of equality, diversity, and inclusion, and supporting positive behaviour.

They also cover:

  • communication and professional relationships with children, young people and adults
  • schools as organisations including types of schools, policies and procedures and the wider environment in which they operate
  • planning, delivering, and reviewing assessment strategies to promote and support learning alongside the teacher
  • personal development and reflective practice

plus a wide range of optional units.

It is suitable for teaching assistants, learning support assistants, cover supervisors, parent support advisors or those in similar roles at Level 3 in the school environment.

Entry Requirements

It is aimed at learners working in roles that offer specialist support for pupils’ learning in primary, secondary or special schools. Learners will need to be working or on a practical placement in a school as they need to show competence in both knowledge and skills.

What Can I Do Next?

Personal and professional development in the current role as specialist support worker. The course offers a possible route into teacher training.

Specialist Support for Teaching and Learning in Schools Diploma Level 3
LevelLevel 3
LocationColchester
Duration1 year
CampusColchester Institute
Start DateSeptember 2019
Fee(s)£2,245

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