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Support Teaching and Learning in Schools Advanced Apprenticeships - Level 3 at John Ruskin College

Course description

This Apprenticeship is for those who have experience in the classroom and wish to take a supervisory role. You will study child development, methods of communication and how to promote equality, diversity and inclusion with children.

Course content

Skills learned include supervising a group of children, supporting children with Special Needs and managing children’s behaviour.

Entry requirements

You will usually have completed the Level 2 Apprenticeship to progress on to the Advanced Apprenticeship. You need to be working within an office environment.


You will have a dedicated Trainer/Assessor who you can contact at any time. They will visit you in the workplace at least every 8 weeks to carry out a progress review with you and your employer.

Financial information

If you are aged 16 to 18 when you start your Apprenticeship Programme, there is no charge to you or your employer as this is fully funded by the government.

If you are aged 19 or above when you start your Advanced Apprenticeship, your employer will have to be willing to contribute as the Government will only fund part of the costs of your training. This will be discussed and agreed with your employer.

Other costs would include the purchase of text books.

Future opportunities

When you have achieved your Intermediate Apprenticeship framework you may be able to progress onto an Advanced Apprenticeship (Level 3).

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact John Ruskin College directly.

Last updated date: 05 October 2016
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