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Supporting Teaching and Learning in Schools - Intermediate Apprenticeship (Level 2)

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Apprenticeship outline

This apprenticeship could be just right for you if you’re looking for a career working with children and/or young people in primary, secondary or special schools.

Choosing this apprenticeship will mean you’ll gain the essential experience and knowledge to build a career in this rewarding sector.

The course covers:

  • Introduction to personal development
  • Maintaining and supporting relationships with children and young people
  • Introduction to equality, diversity and inclusion in work with children and young people
  • Contributing to children and young people’s health and safety
  • Children’s and young person’s development
  • Safeguarding the welfare of children and young people
  • Contributing to the support of positive environments for children and young people
  • Understanding partnership working in services for children and young people
  • Employment rights and responsibilities
  • Personal learning and thinking skills
  • Functional Skills Level 1 maths and ICT and Level 2 English

How to apply for this apprenticeship

You can register your interest in an Apprenticeship by emailing your CV to

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Study location Maid Marian Way Maid Marian Way, Nottingham, NG1 6AB

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Start date

You can start this Apprenticeship at any time of the year.


Supporting Teaching and Learning in Schools - Supporting Teaching and Learning in Schools - Intermediate Apprenticeship (Level 2)


12 months

Level Level 2
Entry requirements
  • You will need to be employed for a minimum of 30 hours per week in a relevant job but we can assist you in finding a placement.
  • You will also need GCSEs at grades A* to D/9 to 3 or equivalent in English Language and Maths. Some employers may require additional qualifications depending on the role.

Adults who are aged 19+ with appropriate industry experience but without the necessary qualifications are welcome to apply.

All applicants will be required to undertake an assessment in English and maths prior to enrolling.


You will be assessed in your workplace for your practical skills and you will produce a portfolio of evidence to show your understanding of the knowledge required.

  • Advanced Apprenticeship in Specialist Support for Teaching and Learning in Schools
Additional information

You will need to have a Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check as you will be working with young people. This is usually paid for by your employer.

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