|Course Title||Level 3 Diploma in Specialist Support for Teaching and Learning in Schools|
This course will provide you with an in-depth understanding of the knowledge and skills required when working directly with children or young people in primary, secondary or special schools. It covers all aspects of specialist support including planning, delivering and reviewing assessment strategies to support learning alongside the teacher.
You will cover a range of topics including:
This course is designed for anyone interested in supporting children’s learning and working as, or considering working as, a Teaching Assistant.
You can progress onto a Foundation Degree. You may also chose to progress into employment as a Teaching Assistant, Learning Support Assistant or Special Educational Needs Assistant.
A Level 2 qualification in a childcare related subject is preferred. You will be asked to complete an initial assessment when you attend your interview and a clear DBS is also required.
You will attend class once a week on a Tuesday from 6.30-8.30pm. You will also need to attend a placement in a school setting for a minimum of 12 hours a week.
£2225. An Advanced Learner loan is available.
The course carries 24 UCAS points.
A former self-employed carpenter and joiner has completed his Bury College University Centre qualification which has helped him to secure a permanent teaching position.