CACHE Certificate in Supporting Teaching & Learning in Schools L2

16 September 2019 - 18 May 2020
Part time evening course days are ( Mon )
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Level 2
Bishop Auckland Campus

Course overview

Supporting Teaching and Learning in schools offers a range of career opportunities in primary, secondary and special education. Working under the supervision of the teacher or others in the school, you will play a vital part in enabling pupils to reach their individual potential.

Course requirements

GCSE grade D or equivalent L1 English and Maths depending on course requirements, an interview and short assessment will assess your suitability and interest in the subject, you must have a caring nature and willingness to help others and you will be required to complete a DBS check.

What will I do?

The course is made up of 9 mandatory units of study and 2 additional units over the 30 weeks. The units you will study are: • Child and young person development • Safeguarding the welfare of children and young people • 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 • Support children and young people's health and safety • Support children and young people's positive behaviour • Support learning activities • Schools as organisations • Support extra-curricular activities. You must also complete work placements and gain experience working in a primary, secondary or special educational needs setting.

What will it give me?

A qualification and practical experience which will enable you to progress to the Level 3 Teaching Assistant course, which is the qualification level required by most schools.

Materials needed

Polo shirt with College logo is optional for you to purchase for placement.

What can I do when I finish?

You can be considered for progression onto the Level 3 Teaching Assistant course or gain employment.

What next?

If you would like to apply, please click on the APPLY section below. Thank you.


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