Why Take this Course?
A qualification that provides you with the knowledge and skills for a career as a Special Needs Assistant. It will enable you to make a positive and life-changing impact on the children you work with.
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Are you Interested in gaining the Special Needs Assisting Qualification with the opportunity to work in Mainstream National Schools or Secondary Schools under the direction of the Teacher?
Do you want to avail of opportunities to work in a Special Education facility, Social Care, or Childcare Facilities as a Special Needs Assistant?
Budget 2020 has allocated Funding for the creation of 1,000 new Special Needs Assistant jobs in Ireland. here
What will I Study?
This Special Needs Assisting qualification is the ideal route to employment in a supporting role in schools as a classroom assistant. You will gain the skills you need to begin working in schools and develops an understanding of the legislation, relationships and developmental techniques that are required for this role.
Learn from highly qualified and experienced teachers who will support and prepare you for the real-life knowledge, skills, and competence required to work effectively in this field.Entry Requirements & Work Experience
All learners are assessed prior to admission on this course.
A minimum of 20 hours mandatory work experience in a special needs context to be completed during the module.
On completion of this Special Needs Assisting Level 6 Course, the learner will have achieved one of eight modules which lead to a Major Award in Early Childhood Care & Education Level 6.
QQI: Special Needs Assisting Level 6 Minor award – 6N1957
Awarded by: (QQI) Quality and Qualifications Ireland