Focus Awards Level 2 Award in Support Work in Schools (RQF)

Focus Awards Level 2 Award in Support Work in Schools (RQF)

(QRN – 601/6939/4)

 

 

Qualification Overview

The Focus Awards Level 2 Award in Support Work in Schools (RQF) is aimed at providing learners with the knowledge and understanding required to work in a school environment. The qualification covers a wide range of roles within a school setting including administrative roles.

The Focus Awards Level 2 Award in Support Work in Schools (RQF) is aimed at those learners who wish to work in a supporting role within a school. The qualification also provides basic training and inductions for those learners new to the role.

 

 

Qualification Structure

To successfully achieve this qualification, learners must complete a total of 12 credits; nine credits from the mandatory units and three credits from the optional units.

 

 

Learner Entry Requirements

There are no specific entry requirements for this qualification. The Focus Awards Level 2 Award in Support Work in Schools (RQF) aimed at learners who are 16+.

 

 

Progression Routes

Learners wishing to progress from this qualification can undertake the following qualifications:

  • Level 3 Certificate in Supporting Teaching and Learning in Schools
  • Level 3 Certificate in Cover Supervision of Pupils in Schools
  • Level 3 Diploma in Specialist Support for Teaching and Learning in Schools
  • Intermediate/Advanced Level Apprenticeship in Supporting Teaching and Learning in Schools

 

 

Age Ranges

A learner must be 16 or over to undertake this qualification.

 

 

Geographical Coverage

This qualification is available in England and Northern Ireland.

 

 

Qualification Specification

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Unit Title Unit Ref Level GLH Credit
Mandatory Units
Child and young person development H/601/3305 2 15 2
Safeguarding the welfare of children and young people K/601/3323 2 20 3
Communication and professional relationships with children, young people and adults F/601/3313 2 15 2
Equality, diversity and inclusion in work with children and young people D/601/3321 2 15 2
Optional Units
Schools as organisations T/601/3325 2 20 3
Schools as organisations A/601/3326 3 15 3