Teaching Assistant: Specialist Support Diploma (Level 3)

Teaching Assistant: Specialist Support Diploma (Level 3)

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Teaching Assistant: Specialist Support Diploma (Level 3)

This blended delivery Level 3 Diploma is suitable you if your are already working and volunteering in unsupervised roles that support pupils’ learning, such as teaching assistants, learning support assistants and learning mentors.

This qualification provides an in-depth understanding of the knowledge and skills required, when working directly with children or young people in primary, secondary or special schools.

 

 

 
Duration 18 weeks
Study mode Part Time
Start date Various
Campus Deacon House, Enfield Centre, Joseph Priestley, Park Lane Campus, Printworks Campus, Rothwell Centre
Course code Campus Specific
Fee £2,225 (Advanced Learner Loan Eligible)

What you learn

This course covers topics including:

  • Safeguarding
  • Equality, diversity and inclusion in working with children & young people
  • Developing & promoting positive relationships with children & young people
  • Health & safety
  • Promoting positive behaviour.

How you will be assessed

You will be assessed by your e-portfolio, and workplace observation. 

Where is this course delivered?

We deliver this course at:

Beeston

Enfield

Deacon

Park Lane

Printworks

Horsforth Library

Keighley

Entry requirements

You will need to have successfully completed a Level 2 Teaching Assistant course or have at least 1 year experience in working as a Teaching Assistant. 

You must also be volunteering/working in a workplace and apply for a current DBS check (we can support with this).

Literacy and Numeracy will be assessed prior to start date. Support will be provided where needed.

What's next

After successful completion of this course you may wish to seek or continue employment as teaching support assistant or seek to progress onto university on a teaching course.

Campus Locations

Deacon House Centre

Seacroft Avenue
Leeds
West Yorkshire
LS14 6JD
0113 3861997
Nearest train station
Cross Gates Station, 1.3 MilesWebsite

Enfield Centre

Enfield Terrace
Leeds
West Yorkshire
LS7 1RG
0113 3861997
Nearest train station
Leeds Central Station, 1.4 MilesWebsite

Printworks Campus

Hunslet Road
Leeds
West Yorkshire
LS10 1JY
0113 3861997
Nearest train station
Leeds Central Station, 0.7 MilesWebsite

Park Lane Campus

Park Lane
Leeds
West Yorkshire
LS3 1AA
0113 3861997
Nearest train station
Leeds Central Station, 0.7 MilesWebsite

Joseph Priestley Centre, Beeston

Burton Avenue
Leeds
West Yorkshire
LS11 5ER
0113 3861997
Nearest train station
Leeds Central Station, 1.4 MilesWebsite

Keighley College

Bradford Road
Keighley
West Yorkshire
BD21 4HQ
01535 685 000
Nearest train station
Keighley Station, 210ftWebsite