The TQUK Level 2 Certificate in Supporting Teaching and Learning in Schools provides learners with the opportunity to develop skills, knowledge and understanding to enable them work in the following roles; teaching assistant, classroom assistant, learning support assistant, additional needs assistant, pastoral/welfare support assistant, bilingual support assistant or foundation stage assistant.
The roles must be under the direction of the class teacher, whose lesson planning and day-to-day direction set the framework within which the individual works.
There are no specific entry requirements however a good working knowledge of literacy and numeracy is required, and learners are required to be actively working or volunteering in a school environment in order to demonstrate competence in knowledge and skills.
Successful learners can progress to higher qualifications within the teaching and learning sector such as TQUK Level 3 Certificate in Supporting Teaching and Learning in Schools or TQUK Level 3 Award in Education and Training.
Progression toward a specialist path within the teaching and learning sector is also available to successful learners such as Level 2 qualifications in Children’s Care, Learning and Development, Play work or Youth Work Practice.
The full cost of this qualification is £550.00 however interest free payment plans are available.