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  • No time limit for completing your course
  • 150 hours of study
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What will you learn?

Providing hands-on support in the development of children, the role of a Teaching Assistant is very rewarding as well as being challenging and varied. This course will help you decide whether this is the job for you; with information and advice about the role and how to go about filling it, should you wish to pursue a career in this area.

Most students of this course will be studying to find out if this role is something they would like to pursue as a career, the course talks about various aspects of the role. This includes information on: the qualities needed, income expectations, duties and responsibilities,...

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Course Syllabus

What will I learn on the course?

Module 1: What You Need To Know
  • Part 1: The role of a teaching assistant, job description, qualifications
  • Part 2: The role of the Teaching Assistant
  • Part 3: Teaching Assistant Duties
  • Part 4: Communicating and forming professional relationships
  • Module 1 Assessment
Module 2: How Children Learn
  • Part 1: Child development including styles of learning
  • Part 2: Learning Styles
  • Part 3: Speaking and Listening
  • Part 4: Mathematics and Science
  • Part 5: National Curriculum
  • Part 6: Stages of drawing and Stages of Writing
  • Part 7: Behaviour Management
  • Part 8: 20+ tips on how to build a positive relationship with a child
  • Module 2 Assessment
Module 3: Disabilities, Difficulties and Definitions
  • Part 1: The Code of Practice
  • Part 2: Specific Learning Difficulties and ADHD
  • Part 3: Dyslexia and Dyspraxia
  • Part 4: Autism spectrum disorder (ASD)
  • Part 5: Emotional difficulties
  • Module 3 Assessment
Module 4: How to Support Learners
  • Part 1: Supporting Children with Special Educational Needs
  • Part 2: Educational Health Care Plan
  • Part 3: Supporting the Development of Literacy and Numeracy Skills
  • Part 4: Supporting the Development of Spelling
  • Part 5: Supporting the Development of Numeracy
  • Part 6: Supporting the Development of Problem Solving
  • Part 7: Tracking pupils progress; formative and summative assessment
  • Module 4 Assessment
Module 5: Additional Duties
  • Part 1: Preparing learning environments
  • Part 2: Wall displays, Break supervision and School trips
  • Part 3: Generic Risk Assessment – all educational visits
  • Module 5 Assessment
Module 6: Preparing for Interview and Continuing Professional Development
  • Part 1: Preparing for Interview
  • Part 2: Primary School Staff: Who’s who
  • Part 3: Glossary of Special Needs
  • Part 4: Acronyms used in Education

Who will benefit from the course?

This course is designed to provide information to those who are considering starting a job as a Teaching Assistant, but would first like to get a better understanding of the role and what they need to know and understand to be successful in this career.

Accreditations

The Teaching Assistant Course will take you up to 150 hours to complete working from home. There is no time limit for completing this course, it can be studied in your own time at your own pace. This is a Level 3 course and will give you 150 CPD (Continued Professional Development) points.

This course is certified by the IAHT (International Alliance of Holistic Therapists), the IAHT is an internationally recognised organisation. The IAHT certify personal development, health, fitness and nutrition courses.

Upon completion of your course assessments, you will receive 3 certificates. An accredited certificate from the awarding body relating to your course, a CPD certificate displaying the number of CPD points earned from the course and a certified Diploma certificate from the Centre of Excellence.

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