Award in Education and Training

General

Program Description

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Learn how to become a teacher on part-time teaching qualifications. Your teaching career is in safe hands when you study with us.

Our results speak for themselves. The success rates for most of our courses are higher than the national benchmark. Courses are offered with City and Guilds, Cambridge ESOL and Canterbury Christ Church University (CCCU), these were graded Outstanding at CCCU’s recent Ofsted inspection.

There are many reasons why teaching is an increasingly popular choice of career for a wide range of skilled and talented people. Teaching is one of the most rewarding professions and provides you with the opportunity to interact with people of all ages and backgrounds, it offers fantastic career prospects and development opportunities in addition to competitive financial benefits.

Kensington and Chelsea College offers courses that will help you to progress into teaching and develop your skills for the classroom.

We offer teaching courses for those who are looking to teach English to Speakers of other Languages or for those who would like to teach in the lifelong learning sector. All programmes will enable students to progress towards Qualified Teacher Learning and Skills (QTLS) and open the gate to employment in the teaching of adults.

Course Overview

The Award in Education and Training is designed for individuals who would like to begin the path towards becoming a teacher in Further Education and the Post-Compulsory Sector (i.e. teaching ages 16+). The Award in Education and Training provides basic preparation for people entering the profession from September 2007 or those without QTLS (Qualified Teacher Learning and Skills) Status who want to begin working towards this.

Content will include:

  • responsibilities and boundaries of the teaching role,
  • teaching and learning strategies, communication skills,
  • creating an effective learning environment,
  • introduction to assessment,
  • reflection, evaluation and feedback from teaching practice and/or micro teaching.

How to apply:

All prospective applicants must attend one of our Advice & Guidance sessions. These monthly events are hosted by a member of the Teacher Training Team and allow us to explain the various options available. It is also provides an opportunity for those present to ask questions and complete an initial assessment. No appointment is necessary and our friendly receptionist will direct you upon your arrival.

Please note: it is important you arrive promptly for the beginning of the session.

  • Campus: Kensington Centre
  • Times: Mon 09:30 - 13:30 OR
  • Times: Tue 09:30 - 13:30
Last updated February 2018

About the School

Welcome to Kensington and Chelsea College. Ensuring that you are on the right course is important to us which is why we have a team of dedicated, qualified advisors ready to help and support you in ma ... Read More

Welcome to Kensington and Chelsea College. Ensuring that you are on the right course is important to us which is why we have a team of dedicated, qualified advisors ready to help and support you in making this decision to study with us. Our friendly, supportive staff are on hand to make sure you have a brilliant experience from the word go. This includes our highly qualified teaching and lecturing staff who are among the best industry connected and award winning tutors you could wish for. Read less