Access is at the discretion of the centre and there are no artificial barriers to entry. Additional Support Needs of applicants will be taken into account during entry processes and may be discussed directly with the applicant.
Thue purpose of this PDA is to enable candidates to prepare themselves to undertake roles which support children and young people in an educational setting and will provide a platform to those already working in educational support roles for Continuous Professional Development.
A particular feature of the award is the requirement for candidates to be either employed or to have a period of workplace practice experience in an educatinal setting to enable them to meet the requirements of units related to supporting childrena nd young people in an educational setting and to develop their practice in an educational setting.
Entry requirements (mature students)
Entry requirements (school leavers)
Continuous assessment throughout each unit.
1 year part time
For information on costs of this course please contact the college at which you wish to study.
Employment as an Education Support Assistant
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