CACHE Level 2 Award in Support Work in Schools and Colleges

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Who is the CACHE Level 2 Award in Support Work in Schools and Colleges Course Suitable For?

This CACHE Level 2 Award in Support Work in Schools and Colleges qualification prepares learners to work in a school setting and develops the knowledge needed to care for children and adolescents in a way that aids their learning and development at all times.

The qualification prepares learners to work in a school setting and develops the knowledge needed to care for children and adolescents in a way that aids learning and development at all times. The course covers the skills needed to work in the classroom and fulfil many different roles and cover a variety of tasks working directly with children and young people. With Cache certification included, this course is perfect for those looking to start a career as a teaching assistant.

To gain the full CACHE Level 2 Award in Support Work in Schools and Colleges (QCF) you will need to pass all the assignments which are coursework based. There are no formal examinations on this course and the certification fee is included in the course fees. Full tutor support is also provided and your online tutor will guide you through lessons and online materials as well as answer any queries you may have on course content. Written by our expert tutors, the course gives an in-depth yet exciting look into childcare and what it means to be a Level 2 support worker within a school setting.

Upon completion, having the CACHE Level 2 Award in Support Work in Schools and Colleges makes support workers much more employable in the education sector and gives the accreditation of CACHE, the learning awarding body in the care and education sectors.

Upon completion of this qualification, students are awarded a CACHE Level 2 Award in Support Work in Schools and Colleges certificate. All certification fees are included in your course fees.

Why Study a CACHE Course?

CACHE are the UK’s leading awarding body in the care and education sectors. CACHE courses are seen as an industry standard and many employers specifically request Cache certifications when recruiting new employees.

Adding a cache qualification to your CV will greatly broaden your career prospects and significantly improve your earning potential with current or future employers.

So if you're looking to kick-start or boost your career in child care, the education industry or in health and social care then a CACHE qualification is perfect for you! 

Qualification

This is a knowledge only qualification. Experience in the real work environment is not required and the entire course is completed through distance learning. Please note that this is a knowledge only Level 2 qualification and does not require any practical assessments.

Method

All of our students are given access to our online campus through their own personal login and password. Once logged in you can access your course materials, lessons, resources and assignments in your own time. Assignments are uploaded through your account and the process is easy intuitive. Our online campus includes:

  • 24/7/365 access to all of your course materials- all lessons, assignments and resources are available from the moment you enrol
  • Instant access to your course after you enrol- start studying immediately!
  • Integrated chat and messaging systems so that you can contact your tutor
  • Online assignment uploads to save time in returning marks and feedback.
  • Links to further resources and information available on courses
  • Self-led learning on all courses- study in your own time and work through your assignments at your own pace
  • Safe e-portfolio of your work is kept under lock and key on our secure servers
  • Progress bar to show the work you have completed and how many tasks you still have to complete on your course
  • Detailed help centre with step-by-step instructions on getting the most from your course and how to upload assignments and contact your tutor

What's Included in the CACHE Level 2 Award in Support Work in Schools and Colleges Course?

Awarding Body

CACHE

Course Duration

120 Hours

12 Months Unlimited Access

Each student will have 12 months unlimited access to allow you to have access to the training anytime 24/7. You can complete it as fast or as slowly as you wish.

Upon completion of this qualification, students are awarded a CACHE Level 2 Award in Support Work in Schools and Colleges. All certification fees are included in your course fees.

Course Content

Included in this CACHE Level 2 Award in Support Work in Schools and Colleges course are the following units:

Unit 1: Understand Schools and Colleges as Organisations

  • Know the different types of schools and colleges in the education sector
  • Understand the organisation of schools and colleges in terms of roles and responsibilities
  • Understand how schools and colleges uphold their aims and values
  • Know about the range and purpose of school and college policies and procedures

Unit 2: Understand Children and Young People’s Development

  • Understand significant stages of development for children and young people from birth to 19 years of age
  • Understand the kinds of influences that affect children and young people’s development
  • Understand the potential effects of transitions on children and young people’s development

Unit 3: Understand Communication and Professional Relationships with Children, Young People and Adults

  • Understand how to develop professional relationships with children and young people
  • Understand how to communicate with children and young people
  • Understand how to develop professional relationships with adults

Unit 4: Understand Children and Young People’s Health and Safety

  • Know the legislative and policy framework for health and safety within a learning environment
  • Recognise and understand how to manage risks to children and young people’s health, safety and security
  • Know how to support children and young people in relation to risk management

Unit 5: Safeguarding Children and Young People

  • Know about safeguarding the welfare of children and young people
  • Understand action to take when children and young people are ill or injured, including emergency procedures
  • Understand child protection procedures
  • Know about current policies and procedures for confidentiality and sharing information, including data protection

Unit 6: Understand Equality, Diversity and Inclusion in Work with Children and Young People

  • Understand the importance of promoting equality and diversity in a learning environment
  • Understand how to promote anti-discriminatory practice with children and young people
  • Understand how to use inclusive practices in work with children and young people

Assessment / Exam

This is a knowledge only qualification. Experience in the real work environment is not required and the entire course is completed through distance learning. Please note that this is a knowledge only Level 2 qualification and does not require any practical assessments.

To pass this course learners must pass 5 assignments. These are completed after navigating through the corresponding lessons and writing your answers to assignment questions. Once these have been read and marked by your personal tutor, feedback and marks are provided to students which contain helpful tips to improve work in future assignments.

Upon completion of this qualification, students are awarded a CACHE Level 2 Award in Support Work in Schools and Colleges certificate. All certification fees are included in your course fees.

What Support Will I Receive During My Course?

We offer help and support every step of the way. You’ll be assigned a dedicated tutor who you can contact via our state-of-the-art e-learning platform.

Your tutor will guide you and answer any queries you may have during your studies with us. Your tutor will mark all your assignments and provide detailed feedback with pointers and advice on areas to improve if required.

We strongly advise all our learners to take full advantage of their tutor’s expertise, to ensure they get the most out of the course. Our students graduate at an ‘industry-ready’ standard, and with the skill set and knowledge required to be a successful professional.

Prerequisites to Attend

There are no prerequisites to study the CACHE Level 2 Award in Support Work in Schools and Colleges course.

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