This qualification will provide you with an understanding of the knowledge needed when working directly with children or young people in primary, secondary or special schools. They include learning about children and young people’s development, safeguarding their welfare and communication.
On this intensive teaching assistant course, you will be completing 4 units in supporting teaching and learning in schools, no experience required. Units you will be completing are:
- 1. Communication and professional relationships with children, young people and adults
- 2. Schools as organisations
- 3. Understand child and young person development
- 4. Understand how to safeguard the well-being of children and young people
You will be given a free work placement on Saturdays to gain experience working in a Saturday School.