Course Overview

Course Overview
This course is aimed at learners who are interested in pursuing a career working in a school or college environment

Prosp Overview
You will need to attend a pre-enrolment interview. You will need to possess a Level 2 English qualification (GCSE or equivalent) or be working towards it. It is recommended that you also have a qualification in Maths. Prosp Req
You will be required to complete assignments on-line (using Moodle) which will be reviewed by your tutor to ensure all performance criteria have been met. There are no exams, certification is gained through completion of assignments to the required standard. Prosp Assess
The course is made up of 6 mandatory units:
• Unit 1 – Understand Schools and colleges as organisations
• Unit 2 - Understand Children and young people’s development.
• Unit 3 – Understand Communication and professional relationships with children, young people, and adults
• Unit 4 – Understand children and young people’s Health and safety
• Unit 5 - Safeguarding children and young people
• Unit 6 – Understand Equality, diversity, and inclusion in work with children and young people

Prosp Content
Oldham Lifelong Learning Service offers a range of complementary courses with and without a qualification, to support your training and future development.

Your tutor will discuss your next steps with you, and you will have access to a Careers Adviser from National Careers Service.
Prosp Progression
3.00 hrs per wk
24 weeks