This qualification reflects the role of workers in a range of education settings, including public and independent schools and community education settings, who provide assistance and support to teachers and students under broad-based supervision. Some job roles may require tasks to be performed with a moderate level of autonomy and/or the provision of supervision/leadership to other staff/volunteers.
Possible job titles relevant to this qualification may include: Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander education worker, Indigenous language and culture teaching assistant, education assistant, language worker, education assistant (special needs), literacy worker, education support worker, support worker (working with children with disabilities), home tutor, teacher aide, homeland teaching assistant, teacher assistant.
There are no entry requirements for this qualification.
This course requires completion of 100 hours of mandatory Vocational Placement with a provider. This placement will:
Prime Learning offers this course under a number of different study options:
This course can be completed in 12 months (based on a full-time workload) or up to 24 months through a traineeship.
It requires the successful completion of seventeen (17) units consisting of twelve (12) core units and five (5) elective units, of which: at least three (3) must be selected from the elective units listed below, up to two (2) units may be selected from any endorsed training packages or accredited courses relevant to the work outcome.
All electives chosen must support the overall integrity of the AQF level of this qualification and contribute to a valid, industry-supported vocational outcome.
|Unit Code||Unit Name|
|CHCECE006||Support behaviour of children and young people|
|CHCEDS001||Comply with legislative, policy and industrial requirements in the education environment|
|CHCEDS021||Assist in facilitation of student learning|
|CHCEDS022||Work with students in need of additional support|
|CHCEDS024||Use educational strategies to support Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander education|
|CHCEDS025||Facilitate learning for students with disabilities|
|CHCEDS032||Support learning and implementation of responsible behaviour|
|CHCPRT001||Identify and respond to children and young people at risk|
|HLTWHS001||Participate in workplace health and safety|
|CHCPRP003||Reflect on and improve own professional practice|
|CHCDIV001||Work with diverse people|
|CHCDIV002||Promote Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander cultural safety|
|Unit Code||Unit Name|
|CHCEDS019||Support students’ mathematics learning|
|CHCEDS020||Support students’ literacy learning|
|CHCEDS031||Provide support to students with autism spectrum disorder|
|CHCEDS012||Set up and sustain individual and small group learning areas|
|CHCEDS008||Comply with school administrative requirements|
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