The Level 3 Certificate in Supporting Teaching and Learning in Schools course is ideal for those who are already working in a support role in a school, or those who want to seek employment in this area. The course aims to enable learners to understand the roles and responsibilities of those involved in supporting teaching and learning in schools. This qualification requires learners to complete 11 units – consisting of written tasks and observation in a school setting. You will need to complete a minimum of 50 hours in a classroom and have a member of staff at the school (usually the class teacher you are working with) act as an expert witness.
This course is regulated by Ofqual and recognised by Opito and other regulatory bodies across various sectors.
TQUK Level 3 Certificate in Supporting Teaching and Learning in Schools (QCF) provide learners with the opportunity to develop skills, knowledge and understanding to enable them work in the following roles; teaching assistant, classroom assistant, learning support assistant, additional needs assistant, pastoral/welfare support assistant, bilingual support assistant or foundation stage assistant. The roles must be under the direction of the class teacher, whose lesson planning and day-to-day direction set the framework within which the individual works. The course contains competence based units, therefore learners must be working in an appropriate school environment for a minimum of 12 hours per week. This can include voluntary and unpaid work. (Please note that we only charge for awarding body certificate upon completion. Therefore when you complete you will have a fee of £40 + VAT to pay for your certificate.)