This Apprenticeship will provide an understanding of the knowledge and skills needed when working directly with children or young people in primary, secondary or special schools. It includes learning about children and young people’s development, safeguarding their welfare, and communication.
Typical roles include: Senior Teaching Assistant, Senior Learning Support Assistant, Senior Special Educational Needs Assistant.
If you have any questions about this course then please contact us by phone on 01252 40 55 55 or message us.
This training programme is delivered through a weekly College Workshop (term time) and assessed in the workplace.
There are also additional off job workshops held at Farnborough College of Technology to support Functional skills & ERR (non term time)
The Apprenticeship provides an opportunity to develop the skills & knowledge needed to support learners and includes the following four components:
1. Certificate in Supporting Teaching & Learning in Schools (Level 3):
2. Functional Skills: English, Maths and ICT at Level 2
3. Employment Rights & Responsibilities Workbook
4. Personal Thinking & Learning Skills
For more information or to recruit an Apprentice,
please contact our Employer Hotline on 01252 407299
or visit www.farn-ct.ac.uk/apprentice
Successful completion of this Apprenticeship could lead to Higher Education or Full Time Employment in the sector.
The training programme is intended for existing support staff working in a school setting.
The entry criteria are staff aged 16 and over with 5 GCSEs A*- C or 9 - 4 to include Maths and English. GCSE’s will be considered along with the results of an initial assessment.