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Bradford College

Level 1 Award in Preparing to Work in Schools

Study Level
, Level 1
13 weeks
Start Date


This course provides an overview of the knowledge required to begin to volunteer in a school setting. It helps learners understand how schools function as an organisation, introducing them to job roles, different kinds of schools and what would be expected around aims and policies.

  Key Info

This course will introduce the basics of the knowledge essential to being part of a school, safeguarding, health and safety, equality and inclusion, stages of children’s development and healthy eating. Finally, areas around communication and behaviour and their importance to school are investigated giving the learner a broad introduction to the expectations of schools.

Successful completion of this course can lead to progression to further study or employment in Education and Teaching.


If you are 16 to 18 years old you won't have to pay tuition fees. If you're 19 or older you may need to pay a fee.


Our prospectus, college documents and website are simply here to offer a guide. We accept no liability for any inaccurate statements and are not responsible for any negative outcomes if you rely on an inaccurate statement. We reserve the right to withdraw any programmes or service ay any time.



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