Preparing to Work in Education
Education & Training
What is the course about?
This course will prepare you for working in a school or college and it will give you the knowledge and understanding of the school and college organisational structure and function.
Why should I choose the course?
If you were thinking of becoming a teacher then this course will allow you to look at how teaching organisations work and give you an awareness of the policies and procedures that govern them. It will give you an excellent opportunity to prepare yourself for the academic expectations of the level 3 award in training and education and will give you a head start for units contained in that qualification.
What will I learn?
The main learning aims of the course are:
- Knowing the different types of schools and colleges in the education sector.
- Understanding the organisation of schools and colleges in terms of roles and responsibilities.
- Understanding how schools and colleges uphold their aims and values.
- Know about the range and purpose of school and college policies and procedures.
What will the course lead on to?
Upon successful completion of this course you will have the fundamental knowledge to pursue further qualifications within education and training. This could include a Level 3 in Education and Training and a Level 5 Diploma in Education and Training.
What support is available?
We have a team of staff dedicated to providing learning support if it is required and a welfare team that are on hand to offer guidance, support and help when needed. Additionally, eligible students can access a wide range of finance and funding support to help them during their time at college.
For further information on student support please visit: wvr.ac.uk/college-life/student-support/
Why should I choose to study the course at Warrington & Vale Royal College?
The college offers a range of flexible learning opportunities to learners. Professional qualifications are delivered within our specialist Business School and are supported through digital virtual learning environments and digital learning tools. Our teachers are highly experienced and skilled in their specialist professional sectors and enhance the courses they teach on with their excellent industry links.
What are the entry requirements?
There are no specific entry requirements for this course, however we do recommend you have literacy skills of at least level 1.
Monday 23 May 2022
08:30 - 17:00
Warrington & Winsford campuses
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