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Becoming a Teaching Assistant

This free, 10-hour course delivered over 5 weeks is suitable for anyone interested in becoming a teaching assistant or already volunteering in a school. It will help you to decide if working in a school is right for you before committing to progressing onto a qualification. This course has been designed as an introduction to the Level 2 qualifications we offer for teaching assistants and support workers in schools. Please note that this is not a qualification course but you will receive a certificate of attendance at the end of the course.

 What will I learn?

In this course you will learn about:

There are no specific requirements to join this course, other than a basic level of English. In terms of ESOL English, you should be working at Entry Level 3 as a minimum. 

Back to Supporting Teaching and Learning in Schools page for details of dates, times and costs.