This qualification is aimed at learners employed in a teaching assistant role who wish to progress to Higher Level Teaching Assistant status.
The purpose is to develop learners’ knowledge, understanding and skills to enable them to address the challenges that they meet in their workplace. They will also develop an understanding of the knowledge required to support individuals and small groups and to support individuals with a range of additional needs.
It is recommended that learners have a good working knowledge of literacy and numeracy and are required be working/volunteering in a school as a teaching assistant.
The qualification is suitable for learners of 16 years of age and above.
Successful learners can progress to higher qualifications within the teaching and learning sector such as TQUK Level 3 Award in Education and Training, TQUK Level 4 Certificate in Education and Training or TQUK Level 5 Diploma in Education and Training.
The full cost of this qualification is £800.00 however interest free payment plans are available.