Teaching Assistant: NCFE CACHE Level 2 Award in Support Work in Schools (RQF)
NCFE CACHE Support Work in Schools Course
This is a knowledge based qualification; it is suitable for:
- Students who may not yet be employed within a school
- All support staff roles in schools, including school administrator, receptionist, library assistant, IT support worker, learning support assistant, teaching assistant, caretaker, lunch-time assistant
- Those who work directly with children and young people
- Students who require initial training or an induction to a new role
The course seeks to develop the knowledge and understanding that all those working in a school setting will need and covers areas such as safeguarding, communication and understanding the school context.
The Level 2 Award in Support Work in Schools is a knowledge based qualification and thus a school placement is not needed in order to successfully complete this course.
Qualification Number: 500/9964/4
To gain the qualification learners will need to achieve 12 credits, 9 of these credits coming from part A and 3 credits from Part B.
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