Teaching Assistant Level 2

Teaching Assistant Level 2

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Gain understanding about the Teaching Assistant role, from the convenience of your home!
The job prospects for Teaching Assistants have improved considerably in recent years. The number of assistants employed in schools has nearly tripled between 2000 and 2011.
  • Join a challenging but rewarding profession with initial salaries ranging between £12,000 and £17,000
  • Learn to support teachers and pupils through different aspects of education
  • Develop skills in communication, safeguarding and support
  • Gain understanding about how schools work and develop understanding about the role of Teaching Assistants in a broader context
  • Prospective students or current Teaching Assistants may consider the Teaching Assistant Level 3 course for further career development.
This course will enable you to study from anywhere, at any time and at your own pace. All coursework can be submitted by email making it easy and problem-free.
 
All of the materials will be sent to you, so it could not be easier. Our student friendly tutors are always a click away. You will be fully supported throughout the year and will get expert advice to help you get you through your course!
 
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UNIT 1: SUPPORTING TEACHING AND LEARNING ACTIVITIES IN SCHOOLS
  • How teaching assistants can support the teacher in planning, teaching and evaluation of the learning activities.
  • The stages of planning.
  • Problems that may occur when supporting learning activities.
  • Strategies a teaching assistant may use to support pupils learning.
  • Providing feedback on learning activities to the teacher.
UNIT 2: COMMUNICATION AND RELATIONSHIPS WITH CHILDREN, YOUNG PEOPLE AND ADULTS
  • Communicating and developing positive working relationships with children and young people.
  • Communicating with adults.
  • Differences in communicating with adults and children.
  • Disagreements with adults and children.
  • Communication difficulties.
UNIT 3: PROVIDE EFFECTIVE SUPPORT FOR YOUR COLLEAGUES
  • The role and responsibilities of the teaching assistant.
  • Understanding the roles and responsibilities of others in the school team
  • The role of external professionals.
  • Maintaining good working relationships.
  • Professional practice within schools.
UNIT 4: SAFEGUARDING CHILDREN AND YOUNG PEOPLE: THE MAINTENANCE OF A SAFE WORKING ENVIRONMENT
  • Legislation, policies, and procedures for safeguarding children.
  • Prepare and maintain a safe working environment for children.
  • The procedures and actions in response to an emergency in school.
  • Types of abuse that children may experience.
  • Behaviour management.
UNIT 5: SUPPORTING CHILDREN'S AND YOUNG PEOPLE'S DEVELOPMENT
  • Understanding physical, emotional, communication, social and behavioural development.
  • Observation methods used to record learning and development.
  • Transitions that children may experience.
UNIT 6: SCHOOLS AS ORGANISATIONS
  • Structures of education.
  • Specialist schools.
  • Legislation and school policies.
  • The National Curriculum.
  • The Office for Standards in Education (OFSTED).
  • The primary framework.
  • Early years foundation stage.

ASSESSMENT
This Teaching Assistant course will be assessed through regular written assignments, which are assessed by your tutor. You do not need to appear for an external examination.
 
COURSE DURATION
You may start at any time and have 12 months to complete your studies. We estimate the course to take approximately 100 hours to complete. This is sufficient time and offers you  flexibility to work at your own pace without the pressure of deadlines.
 
STUDY METHOD
You will study this course online, which will enable you to learn anytime and from anywhere. You can study from home or work; it is completely up to you. All your materials will be delivered to you. You will also receive our comprehensive tutor support.
 
COURSE OUTCOMES
At the end of this course successful learners will receive a Certificate of Achievement by ABC Awards and a Learner Unit Summary (which lists the details of all the units you have completed as part of your course).
 
The course has been endorsed under the ABC Awards’ Quality Licence Scheme.  This means that OSC has undergone an external quality check to ensure that the organisation and the courses it offers, meet certain quality criteria. 
 
The completion of this course alone does not lead to an Ofqual regulated qualification but may be used as evidence of knowledge and skills towards regulated qualifications in the future. The unit summary can be used as evidence towards Recognition of Prior Learning if you wish to progress your studies in this sector. To this end, the learning outcomes of the course have been benchmarked at Level 3 against level descriptors published by Ofqual, to indicate the depth of study and level of difficulty involved in successful completion by the learner.
 
The course itself has been designed by UKDLP to meet specific learners’ or employers’ requirements.  ABC Awards’ endorsement involves a robust and rigorous quality audit by external inspectors to ensure quality is consistently met.  A regular review of courses is carried out as part of the endorsement process.
 
 
WHAT SKILLS ARE NEEDED TO REGISTER ONTO THIS COURSE?
You do not need any prior knowledge to register onto this course.
 
WHAT IS INCLUDED IN THE COST OF MY COURSE?
  • Comprehensive study guide
  • Dedicated personal tutor support
  • Dedicated student support
  • Assignment marking and feedback
  • Exclusive Open Study College Pen
  • Student study planner
  • Three colour highlighter
  • Student notebook
  • Document wallet
  • FREE NUS Extra card worth £12.00
  • FREE CV writing service
DO I HAVE TO SIT AN EXAM?
Your certification is issued based on your coursework alone.
 
ANY ADDITIONAL COSTS?
Everything you need is included in the price!
 
I STILL HAVE QUESTIONS?
For further information please contact us.
 

12 Months

100 hours of study time

Online