A full year course, starting in September, for learners with little or no experience of childcare, who would like to work in a Primary, Secondary or Special School setting. This recognised L2 qualification is the industry standard to work in a supervised role. This course is suitable for learners wanting to work as a Teaching Assistant, Learning Support Assistant or Special Educational Needs Assistant. Some of the topics covered include:
• Child Development
• Health & Safety / Safeguarding
• Supporting positive behaviour
• Supporting learning activities
• Communication Skills
You must be able to complete a 250 hour work placement at a school or nursery throughout the year to gain your industry experience.
This is a full year course and you will need to attend one 5 hour session per week to achieve the course aims.
The L2 course fee of £180 is payable at enrolment or in 3 instalments of £60 payable before the first day of each term.
Learners enrolling on the L2 course will be subject to an enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service check. The cost for this is currently £44.