Direct Learning Support

Supporting Teaching & Learning In Schools Level 2

Ideal for people who want to gain knowledge of teaching and learning skills, and assist teaching staff with pupils in a school environment, this award is perfect for people wanting to make that leap into the education sector.  Fucusing on support young people in an educational establishment you will be learning skills in child support, health and safety and invigilating tests.

Coupled with functional skills in English, maths and ICT this is the perfect start to your education career.

Structure of apprenticeship

Mandatory Units

  • Child and Young Person Development
  • Communication and Professional Relationships with Children, Young People and Adults
  • Equality, Diversity and Inclusion in Work with Children and Young People
  • Help Improve Own and Team Practice in Schools
  • Maintain and Support Relationships With Children and Young People
  • Safeguarding The Welfare of Children and Young People
  • Support Children and Young People’s Health and Safety
  • Support Children and Young People’s Positive Behaviour
  • Support Learning Activities

Optional Units Include

  • Contributing to Supporting Bilingual Learners
  • Prepare and Maintain Learning Environments
  • Provide Displays in Schools

Assessment

You will develop technical knowledge and will show competence through work activities. Assessments involves observation of the duties carried out and a range of other methods; including witness statements, professional discussions and reflective accounts, written reports and computer based assignments in the work place. You will work with your assessor to gain a work based qualification and will work with an electronic portfolio that enables you to demonstrate your skills practically

Supporting Teaching & Learning In Schools Level 3

Ideal for people who want to gain further knowledge of teaching and learning skills, and assist teaching staff with pupils in a school environment, this award is perfect for those who have completed the level 2 and wish to progress in the sector.  Enhancing on the level 2, this award reaches into the safeguarding of children with schools and what to look out for and how to report.

Coupled with functional skills in English, maths and ICT this is the ideal way of building on your skills to further your career in this sector.

Structure of apprenticeship

Mandatory Units

  • Communication and Professional Relationships with Children, Young People and Adults
  • Schools As Organisations
  • Understand Child and Young Person Development
  • Understand How to Safeguard the Wellbeing of Children and Young People

Assessment

You will develop technical knowledge and will show competence through work activities. Assessments involves observation of the duties carried out and a range of other methods; including witness statements, professional discussions and reflective accounts, written reports and computer based assignments in the work place. You will work with your assessor to gain a work based qualification and will work with an electronic portfolio that enables you to demonstrate your skills practically.

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