At De Montfort College we have a wealth of experience in training students at home. All our home study Teaching Assistant courses meet the highest industry standards and we are fully accredited by NCFE CACHE to deliver nationally recognised qualifications.
This Teaching Assistant course is fully recognised by all primary and secondary schools in England, Wales and Northern Ireland. It’s listed on the Regulated Qualifications Framework (RQF) and OFQUAL Regulated so rest assured this qualification will be perfect for you if you would like to become a Teaching Assistant. There is no need to be working in a school for this course and you can enrol at any-time of the year.
This is a knowledge based qualification; it can be taken by learners not yet employed in a school, as well as providing initial training/induction for those new in post. It’s suitable for learners aged 16 and above.
Your mandatory RQF Units which ensure this CACHE course is OFQUAL regulated
Having this Level 2 Teaching Assistant qualification will help you stand out from other applicants. As a Teaching Assistant you will be expected to support the teachers with their daily tasks in the classroom so that they can concentrate on teaching the children.
Your job title could also be a Classroom Assistant or Learning Support Assistant. Your specific duties would vary depending on the school and the age of the children, but would typically include:
This home study course has 12 credits, meaning it’s fully recognised by all OFSTED primary and secondary schools in England, Wales and Northern Ireland as a Level 2 Teaching Assistant qualification. You can transfer any credits gained from this course, to any other eligible RQF courses you intend to study.
You will have access to a tutor, via telephone and email, who will mark your work and guide you through the course to help you prepare for your assignments. You will be provided with all course materials along with full feedback for each assignment. The feedback will enable you to interact with your tutor as you complete each unit. Full tutor support is offered throughout the course to ensure your learning outcomes are met to a satisfactory standard.
You will complete your course through home study lessons and assignments, with expert guidance from your tutor who you can contact by telephone or e-mail. Your course will be sent out for next working day delivery allowing you to start your study as soon as possible.
Expert tutors are on hand to guide you through your course, providing feedback at every stage. Friendly and helpful, they’ll provide all the help you need, enabling you to feel confident that you can complete your course with great success. Your tutor is easy to contact by telephone, e-mail or post so when you need an answer quickly, there will always be someone there to help you.
You’ll be given instant access to your course books and materials, with tailored learning available directly online. Because they’re written by us you can be sure that we’ll teach you everything you need to succeed. We’ll guide you through your entire course and get you fully prepared for all your course assignments.
The total government Guided Learning Hours for this Level 2 Award in Supporting Teaching & Learning in Schools is 120 hours and you get a full 12 months to complete your course. This course is completed via home study and you work entirely at your own pace – this means you can complete your course sooner if you wish to put in the extra study time!
This course requires no previous experience.
Flexible enrolment dates – enrol at any-time of the year.
You must be over 16 years of age.
We offer flexible 0% finance on all courses.
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To take advantage of this amazing offer all you have to do is enrol on your course before 01/11/2019. This offer is valid when you enrol online, over the phone or through the post!
There has never been a better time to start learning and take that first step towards a brighter future!
*This offer cannot be backdated. To take advantage of the discount, offer valid during the period 01/10/19 to 01/11/19
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