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Teaching Assistant QLS Level 2

429 GBP
429 GBP
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Course description

This Teaching Assistant QLS Level 2 course is a knowledge-based course that will allow you to develop your knowledge and understanding of the role of a level 2 teaching assistant. It is ideal for anyone considering a career as a teaching assistant who wants to understand more about the role, or someone currently working as a teaching assistant who wishes to expand their existing knowledge. During this course, you will learn more about the strategies teaching assistants may use to support student learning; how you can develop positive relationships with children and young people in the school; and gain an insight into the physical, emotional, communication, social, and behavioural development of young people.

Course Content

Unit 1 Supporting teaching and learning activities in schools

  • How teaching assistants can support the teacher in planning, teaching and evaluation of the learning activities.
  • The stages of planning.
  • Problems that may occur when supporting learning activities.
  • Strategies a teaching assistant may use to support pupils learning.
  • Providing feedback on learning activities to the teacher.

Unit 2 Communication and relationships with children, young people and adults

  • Communicating and developing positive working relationships with children and young people.
  • Communicating with adults.
  • Differences in communicating with adults and children.
  • Disagreements with adults and children.
  • Communication difficulties.

Unit 3 Provide effective support for your colleagues

  • The role and responsibilities of the teaching assistant.
  • Understanding the roles and responsibilities of others in the school team
  • The role of external professionals.
  • Maintaining good working relationships.
  • Professional practice within schools.

Unit 4 Safeguarding children and young people: the maintenance of a safe working environment

  • Legislation, policies, and procedures for safeguarding children.
  • Prepare and maintain a safe working environment for children.
  • The procedures and actions in response to an emergency in school.
  • Types of abuse that children may experience.
  • Behaviour management.

Unit 5 Supporting children's and young people's development

  • Understanding physical, emotional, communication, social, and behavioural development.
  • Observation methods used to record learning and development.
  • Transitions that children may experience.

Unit 6 Schools as organisations

  • Structures of education.
  • Specialist schools.
  • Legislation and school policies.
  • The national curriculum.
  • The Office for Standards in Education (OFSTED).
  • The primary framework.
  • Early years foundation stage.

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Sarah Collinge
25 Jul 2016
I am loving this course!

I am loving this course! My tutor is really helpful and I am doing really well. Just completed my first assignment and passed it first time! Feeling really proud of myself, best...

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Michelle Galietti
11 Feb 2016
Brilliant course material!

Brilliant course material. If I have any problems they are always answered within 24 hours with good feedback.

Gracieli Batista
02 Feb 2016
Everything about this course is excellent!

Everything about this course is excellent!


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