NCFE/CACHE Level 4 Certificate for the Advanced Practitioner in schools and colleges.

NCFE/CACHE Level 4 Certificate for the Advanced Practitioner in schools and colleges.

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This CPD qualification will provide an update in professional development and develop knowledge and/or skills, in order to gain recognition at a higher level or in a different role.

Learners may progress within the workforce in the following job roles and responsibilities:

• Special Educational Needs Coordinator (SENCo) 

• Higher Level Practitioner/Teaching Assistant

• internal progression at a higher level, including those with management responsibilities

• leadership, mentoring, supervision and management opportunities.

 
Duration 6-9 months
Study mode Part Time
Start date Various
Campus Online and 1:1 tutorials
Course code 73119-01
Fee £811

This CPD qualification will provide an update in professional development and develop knowledge and/or skills, in order to gain recognition at a higher level or in a different role.

What you will study

Five mandatory units:

  • Enabling individuals to learn.
  • Understand how to support children and young people to improve their mental health and well-being.
  • Working with others to support individuals with additional needs and disability in a school or college.
  • Working with families and other professionals in a school or college setting.
  • Implementing change in a school or college setting.

How you will be assessed.

Written assignments.

Entry Requirements

18 years +

Employed as a level 3 teaching assistant for a minimum of 3 days a week. This should be with children aged 5yrs+

Evidence of English and maths qualifications and written completion of written assessment at interview.

Already achieved a level 3 certificate in supporting teaching and learning (previously supporting teaching and learning in schools).

What is next?

Upon achievement of this qualification, the learner will be equipped as an Advanced Practitioner. The Advanced Practitioner will use crucial leadership skills to mentor others across all roles and responsibilities in the school or college workforce.

This qualification may be used alongside other qualifications to progress onto higher education.

Campus Locations

Distance Learning

Nearest train station
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