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Specialist Support for Teaching and Learning in Schools (QCF) Level 3 Diploma at Essential Learning Company Limited

Course description

The Diploma in Specialist Support for Teaching and Learning in Schools, has been approved as a Technical Certificate for the Advanced Apprenticeship in Supporting Teaching and Learning in Schools.

The Edexcel Level 3 Diploma in Specialist Support for Teaching and Learning in Schools (QCF) combines knowledge and practice for those specialist support staff roles that directly support teaching and learning.

The Level 3 Diploma recognises competence in both generic and specialist aspects of supporting teaching and learning in schools.

Course content

− Communication and Professional Relationships With Children, Young People and Adults
− Develop Professional Relationships With Children, Young People and Adults
− Engage in Personal Development in Health, Social Care or Children’s and Young People’s Settings
− Promote Children and Young People’s Positive Behaviour
− Promote Equality, Diversity and Inclusion in Work With Children and Young People
− Schools as Organisations
− Support Assessment for Learning
− Support Children and Young People’s Health and Safety
− Support Learning Activities
− Understand Child and Young Person Development
− Understand How to Safeguard the Wellbeing of Children and Young People

There are also a wide range of optional units which can be chosen with your advisor dependent on your job role.

Entry requirements

You must be working within a Teaching Assistant role to complete this qualification.

Assessment

Evidence for this programme will be gathered using a selection of different methods including being observed in the workplace, answering written questions/assignments, completing reflective accounts, holding discussions with your assessor and producing evidence of your work. Additionally There are four workshops which learners will need to attend to complete this programme.

Future opportunities

Learners can progress onto HLTA or a Foundation Degree in Supported Teaching and Learning.

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Essential Learning Company Limited directly.

Last updated date: 22 November 2016

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