Supporting Teaching & Learning in Schools at Level 3
- Course code: CLD22
- Delivery method: Paper
- Course duration: 12 Months
- Entry requirements: No prior qualification needed
- Award achieved: TQUK Level 3 Certificate in Supporting Teaching & Learning in Schools
- Awarding body: TQUK
Helping learners to understand the roles and responsibilities of those involved in supporting teaching and learning in schools.
The course also provides an opportunity to develop the professional and technical skills and knowledge required to do this effectively and in a self-directed way, and promotes an understanding of the importance of positive relationships within a school.
It prepares learners to support the Teacher and the delivery of curriculum within a school, as well as developing skills to help children and young people to develop self-esteem, independence and skills for learning.
Understand Child and Young Person Development.
This unit provides knowledge and understanding of how children and young people from birth to 19 years develop, including underpinning theoretical perspectives. It also includes actions taken when differences in development are identified and the potential effects of transitions on children and young peoples development.
Understand How to Safeguard the Wellbeing of Children and Young People.
This unit provides the knowledge and understanding required to support the safeguarding of children and young people. The unit contains material on e-safety.
Support Children and Young People’s Health and Safety.
This unit provides the knowledge, understanding and skills required to support children and young people’s health and safety. It requires a demonstration of competence in recognising hazards and undertaking risk assessments in the work setting.
Engage in personal development in young people’s settings.
This unit is aimed at those who work in health or social care settings or with children or young people in a wide range of settings. The unit considers personal development and reflective practice, which are both fundamental to such roles.
Support learning activities.
This unit provides the knowledge, understanding and skills to support learning activities. It requires competence in supporting the planning, delivery, assessment and review cycle.
Promote children and young people’s positive behaviour.
This unit provides the knowledge, understanding and skills required to promote children and young people’s positive behaviour. It requires demonstration of competence in promoting positive behaviour, managing inappropriate behaviour, dealing with challenging behaviour and contributing to reviews of behaviour and behaviour policies.
Develop professional relationships with children, young people and adults.
This unit covers the competence required to develop professional relationships with children, young people and adults.
Promote equality, diversity and inclusion in work with children and young people.
This unit provides the knowledge, understanding and skills needed to promote equality, diversity and inclusion in work with children and young people. It requires demonstration of competence in promoting equality and diversity and supporting inclusion.
Support assessment for learning.
This unit provides the knowledge, understanding and skills to support assessment for learning. It requires demonstration of competence in using assessment strategies to promote learning, supporting learners to review their learning strategies and achievements, and working with the teacher to review assessment for learning processes and outcomes.
Communication and professional relationships with children, young people and adults.
This unit provides the knowledge and understanding which underpins effective communication and professional relationships with children, young people and adults.
Schools as organisations.
This unit aims to prepare the learner for working in a school. It covers knowledge and understanding of the structure of education, how schools are organised, school ethos, mission, aims and values, legislative and policy frameworks and the wider context in which schools operate.
This course provides successful students with a qualification from TQUK, regulated by Ofqual. TQUK is an Awarding Organisation recognised by the Office of Qualifications and Examinations Regulation (Ofqual) in England and by the Welsh Government.
Method of Study
Paper Based Version
The course comes to you as a paper-based pack delivered by courier.
You will be given guidance through the Study Guide on the nuts and bolts of studying and submitting assignments.
In addition, students of this qualification will need to arrange and undertake a work placement of a minimum of 50 hours during their course.
Method of Assessment
Students are required to compile a portfolio of evidence which demonstrates their learning against each of the assessment criteria of the course. Portfolios are assessed by a tutor. Some portfolio evidence will need to be witnessed by a competent person in the workplace hence students must be employed in school or arrange and complete a work experience placement
Course Length Information
This is a 12 month course and 180 hours of study.
You will also need to arrange a work placement of 50 hours.
You will have access to a tutor via email who will mark your work and guide you through the course and will assist you with any problems you may have. In addition you will be supplied with a comprehensive Study Guide which will help you through the study and assessment process.