Important Entry Requirement & Application Update

Once you've applied, you will be invited to attend a virtual information event at the beginning of 2021. At this event, you will have the opportunity to find out more about your course, meet the staff and ask any questions that you may have.

If your course requires an interview you will receive an email with details about your video call. There will be no need for you to come on site. Don't worry if you don't receive an email about an interview, not every course needs one.

Is this course right for me?

This course is aimed at those who are working within a school setting, in a supervised capacity, or for those who want to work in schools, for example, as a Classroom Assistant.

Entry requirements:

In order to qualify for this course, you will need at least one of the following:

  • 3 GCSEs at grade D or above, and 1 GCSE at grade E, including English or Welsh 1st Language and Maths, or Entry 3 / Level 1 ESQ in Numeracy and Communication
  • A relevant Level 1 qualification at Pass
  • Relevant industry experience

As part of the application process, you will be asked to attend an interview to give you the opportunity to discuss the course.

Delivery:

This level 2 qualification is delivered predominantly in college via taught sessions, practical activities and tutorials. 

Assessment:

The units within this qualification require both written knowledge, in the form of a portfolio and assessment via direct observation.

Progression:

You could proceed onto a number of programmes at Grŵp Llandrillo Menai, including:

  • CACHE Level 3 Award in Supporting Teaching and Learning.