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    Entry Requirements

    Level 1 EnglishLevel 1 Maths (or working towards)Primary secondary school or college placement (paid or voluntary) secured by you for the duration of the course. The recommended total minimum hours:100hrs ideally one day a week.DBS you will be responsible for this.Completion of an initial assessments that indicates an appropriate level of English.

    Assessment Method

    You will build a portfolio of evidence that will include written assignments presentations projects and direct observations within the workplace. This will also include your placement hours. There is no final examination.

    Aims of the course

    To provide an understanding of the knowledge and skills needed when working directly with children and young people in school or college environment. It covers a wide range of areas including children and young people's development supporting children and young people's positive behaviour and communication and professional relationships. It will also provide opportunities to acquire a number of practical and technical skills.

    Progression Opportunities

    Successful completion of this course can lead to progression to the Level 3 Certificate in Supporting Teaching and Learning or into the workforce.

    Facilities

    The model of delivery will be a mix of classroom-based and online learning. You will have access to our VLE site (Google Tools) that will provide you with a range of materials and resources to support your learning whilst on this course. Individual tutorial support is available. Additional learning support is also available if required.

    Career Options

    Teaching Profession.

Course Details

Venue Southwark
Day/Eve Day
Mode Part Time
Duration 20 weeks
Start Date 17/01/2022
End Date 01/07/2022
Course Code 4TTAJ9A0

Funding

For up-to-date information about tuition fees, living costs and financial support, visit Fees and Finance.

16-18 Free
19-24 £ 633
24+ Please Enquire
International Please Enquire

More Options

  • Starting 12/09/2022 at Southwark
    Venue Southwark
    Day/Eve Day
    Mode Part Time
    Duration 35 weeks
    Start Date 12/09/2022
    End Date 30/06/2023
    Course Code 4TTAC9A0

    Funding

    For up-to-date information about tuition fees, living costs and financial support, visit Fees and Finance.

    16-18 Free
    19-24 £ 633
    24+ Please Enquire
    International £2,160
  • Starting 16/01/2023 at Southwark
    Venue Southwark
    Day/Eve Day
    Mode Part Time
    Duration 20 weeks
    Start Date 16/01/2023
    End Date 30/06/2023
    Course Code 4TTAJ9A0

    Funding

    For up-to-date information about tuition fees, living costs and financial support, visit Fees and Finance.

    16-18 Free
    19-24 £ 633
    24+ Please Enquire
    International Please Enquire

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Eka Triandapilidi

Eka Triandapilidi

After a very successful year in Level 1 ESOL, Eka started her career path with a teaching assistant job in a primary school in Bromley. She is very happy and sees this as an opportunity to inspire and motivate children and to continue improving her own English skills, wherever possible.

Gentjana Aliaj

"One highlight of my time at university has been the opportunity to meet professionals in my field whose work and research has completely changed my perspective of the world we live in."

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Southwark College is closely monitoring all communications and guidance as it becomes available. This information is for students and staff and reflects updates from the World Health Organisation (WHO) and Public Health England (PHE). We are prepared to escalate our contingency arrangements in the event of change.

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https://www.gov.uk/guidance/wuhan-novel-coronavirus-information-for-the-public#situation-in-the-uk

Supplementary Q&A for individuals wishing to know more around how the UK is managing the risk:

https://publichealthmatters.blog.gov.uk/2020/01/23/wuhan-novel-coronavirus-what-you-need-to-know/