This qualification is an introduction to the knowledge and understanding needed to work in a school or college environment. It can apply to the many varied roles that full and part-time support staff may fulfil including: 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.
You will have the opportunity to learn about topics such as:
Finding Out About Educational Services
Communication Skills for Education
Making Healthy Snacks When Caring for Children
Advising Others About Healthy Lifestyles
Providing a Creative Activity When Caring for Children
Visiting an Early Years Setting
All units will be internally assessed using a range of methods, which could include written assignments or tasks such as designing a leaflet or booklet, charts or diagrams, or setting up an information board.
Introduction To Education (ESOL) L1
The Award shares mandatory units with the Level 2 Certificate in Supporting Teaching and Learning qualification, providing a direct progression route.