Working In Schools

Supporting Teaching and Learning in Schools

Our Supporting Teaching & Learning in Schools programme will give you the core knowledge needed to take the first steps to working in a school. You will learn how to communicate effectively with children, young people and adults and gain an understanding of how children and young people develop.
During the Supporting Teaching & Learning in Schools course key policies and principles will be covered.
You will be aware of what to do in different situations when working within the school environment. It may also help you secure that all important Teaching Assistant job!
The qualification provides the underpinning knowledge and understanding for those with a role in directly working with children or young people in schools. It will also provide the opportunity to evidence competence within the role of supporting learning activities within a school.

The following courses are available:

Supporting Teaching and Learning in Schools (STLS) – City & Guilds Level 2 Certificate
This course covers all aspects of children’s development and how you can support learning activities within the Courseroom. You will develop your knowledge and understanding, and also demonstrate your competence in relation to pupil welfare, care, behaviour and learning.

Supporting Teaching and Learning in Schools (STLS) – City & Guilds Level 3 Certificate
This is a qualification which provides the underpinning knowledge and understanding, for those with a role in directly working with children or young people in schools. It will also provide the opportunity to evidence competence within the role of supporting learning activities within a school.