Get in to Working in Support roles in Education

This course is aimed at learners who wish to develop a further understanding of educational settings before deciding whether to continue study or work in one of these areas. This course would support you in your current role if working in schools or colleges. This course will also allow you to gain the knowledge, understanding and skills required for employment and/or career progression in the sectors of education and supporting roles in the classroom.


Entry Level – you will look at roles within the educational sector and how you can support the teaching in the classroom while protecting, safeguarding and supporting health and safety

Certificate level will develop you further as you look at an Introduction to learning difficulties and young people and mental health and what strategies you can use in the classroom and the barriers to learning for children and young people. You will also develop your own understanding of communication, speaking and listening and the importance in a classroom, this alongside ICT and research activities will build your academic skills


On completion of this course, there is the potential to progress on to the Level 2 Certificate in Supporting Teaching in the Classroom. Should you wish to continue this journey on to university you could study a Level 2 Diploma in a related subject and then an Access to HE courses Social Work and Primary Education. ?


The course will be assessed by your teacher using a portfolio of evidence for each module that you have been supported to produce.

Examples of this evidence could be in a range of practical activities such as presentation delivery and role play and written assignment work where leaflets, reports or information booklets will be included.





Please contact our Admissions Team for fee information and advice on remission


To add a course to your application, click 'Apply', once you have selected all your courses, click 'My Applications' top right, to continue the application process.

NameAvailable at:Start DateAcademic Yr
Direct Learning Support Extended College Certificate Level 1 - Adult Worsley College 05/01/2022 21/22
Intro to becoming a Teaching Assistant Certificate Entry Level - Adult Worsley College 13/09/2021 21/22