Support Work in Schools - Level 2 (Evening)
Course Code: SC2FE316
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This qualification (NCFE CACHE Level 2 Award in Support Work in Schools and Colleges) is delivered as a 10-week programme, with 3 hours a week college attendance (Wednesday 6-9pm), term time only.
It is an introduction to the knowledge and understanding needed to work in a school or college environment and is internally assessed using a range of methods including written assignments or tasks.
This course allows you to develop specialist knowledge and understanding of core mandatory units, including safeguarding and health and safety, essential to working or supporting in schools.
This qualification will not only support employment opportunities, but also the possibility of progressing on to the NCFE CACHE Level 3 Diploma in Supporting Teaching and Learning.
This course is ideal for those already working or volunteering in school, to develop their underpinning knowledge, but also for those looking to move in to supportive roles such as administrative roles, site support roles, technical roles and volunteers, as well as roles that work directly with children and young people in the learning environment.
Expert tuition is delivered by our industry specialists on this programme, with access to continued online support to assist in completing your assignments.
No previous training or experience is required for this programme but you must be at least 19.
Teaching and Learning Methods
You will attend college for a 3 hour session on a Wednesday evening (6-9pm), weekly (term-time only) for 10 weeks.
Within these sessions there will be tutor delivery, question and answer, discussion, observation, group work tasks and individual tasks.
It is expected that you will complete a minimum of 3 hours independent study, each week, outside of the class to complete your assignments.
Industry Placement and Field Trips
Other Costs and Equipment Needed
All staff involved in the delivery of adult education courses within the College are approved to teach the subjects and modules they deliver. The approval process ensures that staff delivering a given programme are appropriately qualified and, where appropriate, possess relevant technical and industrial experience and professional practice.
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