Are you wanting to work towards becoming a qualified teaching assistant, working with children or young people in primary, secondary or further education colleges? This course will equip you with the knowledge and skills. You will learn about children and young people’s development, safeguarding their welfare, supporting literacy and numeracy and schools as organisations. A work placement in a relevant setting is built into this course.
Our teaching assistant courses have been designed to provide learners with an understanding of the knowledge and skills needed when working directly with children and young people in school or college environments.
At interview or enrolment, a decision will be made as to whether you are following the level 2 teaching assistant route or the level 3 teaching assistant route.