Why study this course?
If you are interested in becoming a Teaching Assistant within a school and not had any experience of this role previously, then this course is for you. This qualification is to prepare you for further learning and training, whilst developing an understanding of the teaching and learning environment in a school setting, as well as how to support the well-being of a child or young person and their development.
This qualification is aimed at a range of learners who are thinking of working in a school setting including: young people, mature learners, learners with special educational needs or where English is an additional language.
There are no official entry requirements for this course just a desire to commence the journey to becoming a Teaching Assistant. The use of, or access to, a laptop/computer/tablet is required to be able to complete aspects of the course.
A pen, paper, lever arch folder and enthusiasm!
Day, time and duration
Shenstone House Campus
Thursday 21st September 2023