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Courses for learners aged 19 and over

Teaching Assistant: Supporting Teaching and Learning (Online Learning)

Course Code Start Date End Date Wks Day Time Venue Fees
19-23yrs
Fees
24yrs +
17OSTD1CL3/1 04/07/2018 29/04/2019 52 M Tu W Th F 00:00 - 00:00 Macclesfield College £1,417.00 Fee Code: £1,417.00Fee Code:
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Course Information

Overview
If you’re looking to support teachers in a classroom environment, working as a teaching assistant, this course is ideal for you.

This qualification is ideal for those who wish to pursue a career as a teaching assistant, supporting teachers in a classroom
environment and ensuring that students are able to benefit from their lessons.

The course aims to give learners an understanding of supporting, safeguarding and developing children and young people
through theoretical knowledge, as well as competence-based skills, which requires a 50-hour work placement to enable
learners to gather evidence. The placement can take place in a primary or secondary school with learners aged 4 to 16
years.

Overview
If you’re looking to support teachers in a classroom environment, working as a teaching assistant, this course is ideal for you.

This qualification is ideal for those who wish to pursue a career as a teaching assistant, supporting teachers in a classroom
environment and ensuring that students are able to benefit from their lessons.

The course aims to give learners an understanding of supporting, safeguarding and developing children and young people
through theoretical knowledge, as well as competence-based skills, which requires a 50-hour work placement to enable
learners to gather evidence. The placement can take place in a primary or secondary school with learners aged 4 to 16
years.

Entry Requirements
This qualification is ideal for learners who are looking to work as a teaching assistant within a primary, secondary, special or
independent school, or for those who are already working as a teaching assistant and are looking for a promotion.

Entry Requirements
This qualification is ideal for learners who are looking to work as a teaching assistant within a primary, secondary, special or
independent school, or for those who are already working as a teaching assistant and are looking for a promotion.

Content
What you will learn:

*Schools as Organisations
*Understand Child and Young Person Development
*Communication and Professional Relationships with Children, Young People and Adults
*Understand How to Safeguard the Wellbeing of Children and Young People
*Engage in Personal Development in Health, Social Care or Children’s and Young People’s Settings
*Support Children and Young People’s Health and Safety
*Promote Equality, Diversity and Inclusion in Work with Children and Young People
*Support Learning Activities
*Promote Children and Young People’s Positive Behaviour
*Support Assessment for Learning
*Develop Professional Relationships with Children, Young People and Adults

Benefits for you:
*Access to high quality online content throughout the course
*Gain a range of key skills to aid career progression and earning potential
*Available fully funded through an Advanced Learner Loan
*Receive support and guidance from a dedicated team of qualified assessors/tutors
*Achieve a nationally recognised Level 3 qualification

Content
What you will learn:

*Schools as Organisations
*Understand Child and Young Person Development
*Communication and Professional Relationships with Children, Young People and Adults
*Understand How to Safeguard the Wellbeing of Children and Young People
*Engage in Personal Development in Health, Social Care or Children’s and Young People’s Settings
*Support Children and Young People’s Health and Safety
*Promote Equality, Diversity and Inclusion in Work with Children and Young People
*Support Learning Activities
*Promote Children and Young People’s Positive Behaviour
*Support Assessment for Learning
*Develop Professional Relationships with Children, Young People and Adults

Benefits for you:
*Access to high quality online content throughout the course
*Gain a range of key skills to aid career progression and earning potential
*Available fully funded through an Advanced Learner Loan
*Receive support and guidance from a dedicated team of qualified assessors/tutors
*Achieve a nationally recognised Level 3 qualification

Additional Fee Information
Advanced Learning Loan
The government has introduced 19+ Advanced Learner Loans to help learners aged 19 and over in further education pay the college or training organisation fee. Getting a loan doesn’t depend on your household income and there’s no credit check. You won’t have to pay anything back until you’re earning over £21,000 a year. Once you earn over this amount, you pay back 9% of the earnings you receive above this figure.

Eligibility
To be eligible for the loan, you must be 19 or older on the first day of your course (there’s no upper age limit), be living in the UK on the first day of your course, and have lived in the UK, the Channel Islands or the Isle of Man for 3 years immediately before this.

Additional Fee Information
Advanced Learning Loan
The government has introduced 19+ Advanced Learner Loans to help learners aged 19 and over in further education pay the college or training organisation fee. Getting a loan doesn’t depend on your household income and there’s no credit check. You won’t have to pay anything back until you’re earning over £21,000 a year. Once you earn over this amount, you pay back 9% of the earnings you receive above this figure.

Eligibility
To be eligible for the loan, you must be 19 or older on the first day of your course (there’s no upper age limit), be living in the UK on the first day of your course, and have lived in the UK, the Channel Islands or the Isle of Man for 3 years immediately before this.



Course information code: MPL-24-17