The TQUK Level 3 Award in Supporting Teaching and Learning in Schools (RQF) provide 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 should be keen to work in the sector to support teaching and learning in schools.
They should also have attention to detail and be willing to work in a team environment, whilst also being willing to work using their own initiative when required.
Successful learners can progress to higher qualifications within the teaching and learning sector such as Level 3 Diploma in Specialist Support for Teaching and Learning in Schools or TQUK Level 3 Award in Supporting Teaching and Learning in Schools (RQF).
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 £450.00 however interest free payment plans are available.