Specialist Support for Teaching and Learning in Schools Level 3 | Furness College
Specialist Support for Teaching and Learning in Schools Level 3

Specialist Support for Teaching and Learning in Schools Level 3

Course Content

How long is the course?

1 year

How will I learn?

• College classes are one morning per week once a fortnight. • Self study and practical experience.

What subjects will I study?

• Child and young person development • Safeguarding children and young people • Communication and professional relationships • Schools as organisations • Support learning activities • Promote positive behaviour • Develop professional relationships • Promote equality, diversity and inclusion • Support assessment for learning • Engage in personal development • Support health and safety Functional Skills form part of your course and will be assessed at the relevant levels.

How will I be assessed?

Observation of practice, professional discussion and written assignments.

Are there any additional costs?

There is an additional cost of £44 for a DBS check.

Entry Requirements

What are the entry requirements?

You must be working or volunteering in a school for a minimum of 12 hours per week. You must hold a relevant Level 2 qualification or currently working/volunteering in a suitable role. You must have a clear DBS certificate.

Can I get more information?

For more information please contact us: T: 01229 825017 E: info@furness.ac.uk www.furness.ac.uk


What opportunities will this lead to?

You will be qualified to work as a teaching assistant, learning support assistant, learning mentor and similar roles at level 3. Foundation Degree

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