Supporting Teaching and Learning Level 2 (Work-based)

Key Details

  • Available at:
    Work-Based Learning
  • Course type:
  • Study Mode:
  • Level:
  • Programme Area:
    Teacher Training
  • Course Length:

    12/15 months

Course Description

The main purpose of the qualification is to confirm that you are occupationally competent in your job role within a primary and secondary school as a teaching assistant for a group of children and/or a one-to-one support of a child.

Being confident to support children of school age with their education, behavioural issues and any additional needs children.

Entry Criteria

Must be over 16 years of age and working in a school (paid or unpaid) for a minimum of 10-16 hours.


An assessor will be assigned to you and there will be online session, support through Google Classroom and one file (e portfolio). An assessor will come to your workplace to do a min. of four observations.


Your assessor will come into your workplace to assessor your competency.

Theoretical work will be done through:

  • Case Studies
  • Questions and Answers
  • Discussions
  • Witness Testimonies from teachers

Diplomas will be marked by workplace assessor and moderated by the internal verifier.


If your job role allows you can go onto STLs level 3.

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