Diploma in Specialist Supporting Teaching and Learning in Schools
Communication and professional relationships with children, young people and adults
Schools as organisations
Support learning activities
Promote children and young people’s positive behaviour
Develop professional relationships with children, young people and adults
Promote equality, diversity and inclusion in work with children and young people
Support assessment for learning
Understand child and young person development
Understand how to safeguard the wellbeing of children and young people
Support children and young people’s health and safety
Engage in personal development in health, social care or children’s and young people’s settings
There are no formal entry requirements although GCSE maths and English Grade A*-C or equivalent would be an advantage. However, where required, Functional Skills will be completed.
You will need to find suitable relevant employment in a school setting.
Further workplace training/Higher Education.
Teaching/Classroom/Learning support Assistant
Behaviour Support Assistant/Coordinator
Pastoral/Welfare Support Assistant
Bilingual Support Assistant