This qualification provides learners with an understanding of the knowledge needed when working directly with children and young people in a school or college environment. It will enable learners to gain an understanding of elements including children and young people’s development, safeguarding their welfare, and communication and professional relationships.
This qualification is aimed at learners working in support roles within schools and colleges.
What Will I Learn?
You will be introduced to the knowledge and information required to work in a school setting.
The qualification is made up of 11 mandatory Units covering child and young person development, safeguarding the welfare of children and young people, communication and professional relationships and schools as organisations, assessment methods etc.
You will be required to gain experience in a school setting.
CACHE L2 Supporting Teaching and Learning or 5 GCSEs Grade C or above (including English/Welsh and Maths). Plus DBS clearance. Life experience and other qualifications will be considered
Units are assessed by means of written tasks and a range of assessments in real work environments.
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Please note: Fees are payable for each year of study. Higher Education Fees for courses starting September 2020 have yet to be decided. We estimate that they will be confirmed by April 2020.
- On successful completion of the qualification you will be awarded CACHE Level 3 Certificate in Support Work in Schools. This qualification will enable learners to gain employment in a school setting.