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This course is essential for students wishing to move on to Health related Higher Education courses, including degrees, in Nursing, Midwifery, Paramedic Science, Adult Social Care, and Sport and Exercise Sciences. Students are given full support to apply for a university place.
This pathway is suitable for students wishing to move on to Social Science related Higher Education courses, including degrees in Social Work, Teaching, Psychology, Sociology and Criminology. This course is suitable for career enhancement or university entrance on a wide variety of courses.
Course members will explore the use of interpersonal skills in the helping relationship, including the importance of empathy and respect. Verbal and non-verbal communication skills will also be developed, as well as an understanding of boundaries and confidentiality.
This qualification provides an in-depth understanding of the knowledge and skills required when working directly with children or young people in primary, secondary or special schools, academies and free schools. It covers all aspects of Specialist Support including planning, delivering and reviewing assessment strategies to support learning alongside the teacher, bilingual and special needs support, and personal developement and reflective practice. This course runs fortnightly, term time only.