Worry free 14 day guarantee Open CollegeThe NCFE CACHE Level 3 Award in Supporting Teaching and Learning in Schools qualification provides learners with the opportunity to progress to the Level 3 Certificate in Supporting Teaching and Learning in Schools, the Level 3 Diploma in Specialist Support for Teaching and Learning in Schools and into the workforce. Full course content and information.

A great online course to study and complete for those looking for a solid foundation understanding of support teaching in schools in preparation for a career in the field.

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Online Level 3 Award in Supporting Teaching and Learning in Schools Frequently Asked Questions:

How do I study the course? Online.
Where can I study from? UK or Internationally.
Are there entry requirements? Aged 19 or above with good understanding of English, numeracy and ICT.
What qualification do I get? ncfe cache Level 3 Award in Supporting Teaching and Learning in Schools.
What can I do with the qualification? Gain entry to higher level courses, or begin working in the sector at entry level.
When can I enrol? At any time.
How long is the course? You have up to one year (365 days) to complete the course. 80 guided study hours in total.

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The NCFE CACHE Level 3 Award in Supporting Teaching and Learning in Schools will allow you to develop a firm understanding of the knowledge needed when working directly with children and young people in school environments. The Award in Supporting Teaching and Learning in Schools covers children and young people’s development, safeguarding their welfare and communication and professional relationships. The Award in Supporting Teaching and Learning in Schools is suitable for learners not yet working in a Level 3 school role but could achieve at this level. In addition, this Award in Supporting Teaching and Learning in Schools is suitable as initial training.

The course is split into 4 modules of training:

  • Understand Child and Young Person Development [L/601/1693].
  • Communication and professional relationships with children, young people and adults [F/601/3327].
  • Understand How to Safeguard the Wellbeing of Children and Young People [Y/601/1695].
  • Schools as organisations [A/601/3326].

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CACHE are continually investing in high quality qualifications for the care and education industry, making them the UK’s leading sector specialist. Developed by experts, CACHE qualifications help millions of learners to raise professional standards across the sector. As a result, CACHE has gained a deserved reputation for excellence and leadership.

NCFE is a national Awarding Organisation, passionate about designing, developing and certificating diverse, nationally recognised qualifications and awards. These qualifications contribute to the success of millions of learners at all levels, bringing them closer to fulfilling their personal goals. Last year alone, over 340,000 learners from over 2,000 colleges, schools and training organisations chose NCFE as the Awarding Organisation to help them move their careers forward.