Qualification Level and Title
Step Into Teaching Assistant Roles
What will I learn?
You will learn about the role of a Teaching Assistant, how they support teachers in the class with children’s learning and development,career progression , you will look at an example of an assignment from the TA qualification and be given an individual appointment with the course teacher.You will explore interesting topics and build confidence of working in groups
Subject contents / topics to be covered
There will be bite sized introductions to the following topics :
- Role of TA, supporting children’s learning and development
- Different roles in a school
- Study skills
- Keeping children safe in schools and
- How gain a place on a TA course
Teaching / learning methods
Interractive face to face sessions, 1-1 support with teacher, powerpoint presentations, group work and teacher input.
What examinations will I be able to take?
There are no exams for this course
What extra work will I need to do outside the classroom?
Minimal work - possible internet research or additional reading to prepare for the next session
This course is designed to enable participants to progress to our TA or Early Years courses
Those who attend the 4 sessions will be able to apply to join the Level 1 TA course to begin in September 22.
Please enrol via the website
Teaching Assistant - Step into Teaching Assistant Roles
- Reference DEK133-21
- Location: DIGITAL E-LEARNING
- Start Date: 04 Aug 2022
- End Date: 25 Aug 2022
- Course Duration: 4 weeks
- Time: Thu 10:00 - 15:00
- 10 places available