|Course at QLS||Level 4|
|Endorsement||Endorsed By ABC Awards and Certa Awards|
|Study Method||Online Learning|
|Course Duration||400 Hours|
|Entry Requirements||No Entry Requirements|
Sign up for this advanced Level 4 Teaching Assistant Course today and take the first big step towards a rewarding career in education! Oxford Home Study Centre is proud to offer this exclusive Level 4 Teaching Assistant Course, open to ambitious candidates worldwide with no entry requirements to fulfil. Explore the integral role of the Teaching Assistant in the modern educational environment, building the skills, knowledge and confidence needed to succeed in the field. Learn how to help teachers with everyday admin and recordkeeping, enforce the rules of the classroom to maintain discipline, prepare materials for lessons and supervise students during a variety of activities. With all study aids and learning resources included in the initial fee, this endorsed Teacher Assistant Certificate Program represents unbeatable value for money. Sign up online in just a few clicks, or contact a member of the team at Oxford Home Study Centre anytime for more information.
Why Study Teaching Assistant Skills?
The everyday life of the Professional Teaching Assistant is about as far away from the usual 9-to-5 grind as it gets. Working in a classroom environment naturally means facing new challenges and complex situations on a daily basis. However, it also brings the opportunity to make a real and lasting difference in the lives of those you work with. Contrary to popular belief, the role of the teaching assistant goes far beyond basic admin and supervision. Teaching Assistants are knowledgeable, professional and enthusiastic role models, who motivate pupils of all ages to achieve bigger and better things. Quite simply, there’s nothing more satisfying than watching those around you flourish as a direct result of your input. If you’re an outgoing an optimistic individual who loves working with children, a career as a teaching assistant could be your dream ticket!
Oxford Home Study Centre is proud to offer a complete range of courses for current and prospective teaching assistants. This fully endorsed Level 4 Teaching Assistant Course takes place over a series of five engaging modules, each of which concludes with an online assessment for submission to your assigned tutor:
Module 1. Roles and Responsibilities of the Teaching Assistant
The first module provides candidates with a detailed overview of the teaching assistant’s primary responsibilities, along with the functions and objectives of the professional TA in general. Candidates consider the characteristics and personal qualities needed to become an elite teaching assistant, along with the extent to which the teaching assistant’s services go beyond basic education.
Module 2. Working in the School
Module two then discusses the realities of working in an educational environment, along with some of the most common everyday challenges faced by teaching assistants. Several essential administrative and clerical duties covered by the teaching assistant are also discussed, along with the role of the teaching assistant in ensuring the current curriculum is delivered effectively.
Module 3. Working in the Classroom
Candidates then take a more detailed look at the classroom environment, outlining the main responsibilities of the teaching assistant in a classroom setting. The importance of balancing authority with approachability is also discussed, along with the value of self-confidence as a teaching assistant and an introduction to the National Literacy Strategy and the National Numeracy Strategy.
Module 4. Supporting Pupils with Special Educational Needs
Module four examines the importance of providing tailored support for learners with special educational needs, introducing candidates to various different types of special educational needs and their unique characteristics. The extent to which the teaching assistant can and should assist pupils with special educational needs is also examined and discussed.
Module 5. Creating a Safe Learning Environment
Bring the course to a close, module five considers the role the teaching assistant plays in both building and maintaining a safe, comfortable and enjoyable learning environment. Several essential health and safety challenges in a classroom setting are discussed, along with the direct connection between the quality of the learning environment and the performance of pupils therein.
Paying in Instalments: £540(interest FREE Instalments)
No of Instalments: 12
Each Instalment: £36
Pay in Full: (£100 Discount) £440
At the end of this course successful learners will receive a Certificate of Achievement from the Quality Licence Scheme and a Learner Unit Summary (which lists the components the learner has completed as part of the course).
This course and/or training programme has been endorsed by the Quality Licence Scheme for its high-quality, non-regulated provision and training programmes. This course and/or training programme is not regulated by Ofqual and is not an accredited qualification. Your training provider will be able to advise you on any further recognition, for example progression routes into further and/or higher education. For further information please visit the Learner FAQs on the Quality Licence Scheme website.
To become a confident and capable teaching assistant is to open the door to an extraordinary job market worldwide. The vast majority of educational institutions rely on qualified teaching assistants – most of which are constantly on the lookout for talented individuals to add to their ranks. Work towards a career as an assistant teacher, assistant coach, assistant instructor, childcare assistant or special educational needs coordinator. All with salaries starting from around £20,000 or more, depending on location and experience.
Who Should Take This Course?
At Oxford Home Study Centre, we take pride in welcoming ambitious candidates from all backgrounds worldwide. This advanced Level 4 Teaching Assistant Course was the created by a team of noted academics, with the following applicants in mind:
Wherever you see yourself in five years, you’ll be a step closer to reaching your goals with a Level 4 Teaching Assistant Course on your resume! Sign up online in just a few clicks, or contact the OHSC student support team anytime for more information.