Level 3 Supporting Teaching and Learning (Teaching Assistants)
This course has been designed to provide learners with an understanding of the knowledge and skills needed when working directly with children and young people in schools or college environments.
This course is run in the David Hockney Building.
It covers a wide range of areas including children and young people’s development supporting positive behaviour, communication and professional relationships. As learners need to show competence in both skills and knowledge they will need to be working or be on a practical placement throughout the qualification. It is recommended that they do 100 hours in a real work environment. It is advised that you are at or working towards Level 2 Maths and English and an ICT qualification.
Successful completion of this course can lead to progression to further study and 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.
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When you sign forms and accept a place at the College, you agree to abide by College rules and any changes made to them, and accept that we have the right to reject applicants. You also accept that there are certain circumstances that could prevent us from providing some services or programmes. These are: changes in Government funding policy, low class numbers; severe weather conditions; severe damage to buildings; circumstances which may affect the health and safety of staff and/or students, or any other relevant circumstances outside the reasonable control of the College. In these cases, we reserve the right to withdraw any programmes or service.