Supporting Teaching and Learning in SchoolsAdvanced Apprenticeship • Level 3
About the course
This Apprenticeship will enable you to successfully support the learning and development of both Primary and Secondary school children. You may be working in a one-to-one capacity or responsible for groups of children, while working alongside a teacher in the classroom. You will take a greater role and responsibility in the planning and delivery of curriculum and further develop skills to support the social and emotional development of children. There will be opportunities to further develop your skills and knowledge, including your effective communication skills when working with children and young people. You will apply your knowledge about child and young persons’ development and support children who may have special educational needs and/or disabilities. You will reflect upon your own and team practice whilst working in schools and support the team’s development. An in-depth knowledge and understanding of policies and procedures and the implementation of these will be gained.
Type of LearningApprenticeship
Study ModeFull Time
Awarded ByCity and Guilds
Location ByBurnley College
Preferably you will of obtained five GCSEs equivalent to grade 4 or above. However, if you do not hold GCSEs in Maths and English and ICT there maybe an opportunity for you to complete Functional Skills.
You will have nominated assessor who will directly observe your competency when working with children and young people in the workplace. You will also complete a portfolio of evidence.
Careers & Progression
On successful completion of this course you may progress to a university course such as the Foundation Degree in Children Young People and their Services, and the BA (Hons) in Children, Schools and Families. Careers that this course may lead to include Teaching Assistant, Higher Level Teaching Assistant or Teacher.
Apprenticeships are an increasingly attractive option for employers of all sizes wanting to bring new talent into their business. An Apprentice can be a solution for your business if you want to: • Develop new talent to meet your needs • Free up existing staff to take on more responsibility • Give your team new skills and energy • Give a young person a career opportunity.