Level 1 Award in Preparing to Work in a School for Adults

Course Code: Q228021

Key Information

  • Course type

    Preparation for Work

  • Campus:

    Highbury Campus

  • Start Date:


  • Duration:

    1 year

  • Attendance:


  • Fees:

    £200.00 or Free

Level 3 Diploma in Specialist Support for Teaching and Learning in Schools

This course will support anyone who is interested in working in a school, assisting children with their learning. It will give you an insight into what is needed to support children in a school environment with their learning and development.

Units include:

  • communicating with children & young people
  • understanding conflict in the classroom
  • awareness mental health
  • understanding safeguarding of children and young people
  • supporting english second language
  • understand how schools work.

Please note, this course is taught in various locations.

There are no formal entry requirements to join this course.

Classes are three hours a week, held over 10 weeks.

Your progress will be assessed by your lecturer through participation in group discussions and activities.  Extra support is available via Microsoft Teams and email support from your lecturer.

Throughout the course, there will be plenty of time for group discussions and you will receive regular feedback from your lecturer on your progress.

School Leavers under the age of 19 do not have to pay fees on any full time courses, though may have to pay for their second year if turning 19 during their studies. If you’re aged 19 or over you might qualify for an Advanced Learner Loan. It’s easy to apply for and you won’t have to pay anything back until you’re earning over £25,000. If you are studying a part-time course and you receive one of the following benefits, or you depend financially on someone who does, you may be entitled to have your tuition fees waived: Job Seekers Allowance, Income Support. You will, however, have to pay any awarding body/assessment fees (unless you are on a first full level 2 course). * If you are in receipt of Working Tax Credit or receive other allowances, you may be eligible to claim concessionary rates. If you are entitled to a fee concession you will be asked to provide proof of your entitlement. It is essential that you inform us if your entitlement changes at any time during your course.

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