Based on the updated National Occupational Standards for Supporting Teaching and Learning in Schools, this new edition of A Teaching Assistant's Guide to Completing NVQ Level 2 caters directly to the criteria of the course, providing the necessary 'Knowledge and Understanding' required as well as invaluable information regarding evidence collection.
Incorporating the changed guidelines regarding evidence collection this comprehensive guide demonstrates the role of the assessor in observing and questioning the candidate and that of the candidate asking colleagues to provide witness statements.
As well as providing in-depth underpinning knowledge for all mandatory units and a vast array of optional units, this book offers a range of tried-and-tested materials and practical advice for NVQ Level 2 candidates. The authors have included numerous self-assessment activities, case studies and quizzes to enable candidates to check their understanding of key concepts, to make connections from theory to practice and to assist them in their observation and assessment sessions.
Written in an engaging and approachable manner and illustrated with many cartoons, this book aims to give the candidate the knowledge necessary to embark on this qualification with confidence.
A wide range of chapters provides essential advice for NVQ Level 2 candidates, including how to:
Highly practical and rooted in everyday classroom practice, this book is specifically aimed at teaching assistants enrolled on, or embarking upon, NVQ courses that support the government's National Occupational Standards. In addition this book will be of benefit to schools and teachers who are supporting teaching assistants taking this course.
This new textbook uses a multidisciplinary, integrated approach to learning that truly reflects the real world in which MAs practice, whether they're focused on the front or back office. From beginning to end, it offers comprehensive, competency-based coverage, complemented by an emphasis on multiple learning styles to better meet the needs of your students.
Mastery of all the knowledge and skills that lead to CMA(AAMA) or RMA certification, plus flexibility, versatility, teamwork, and professionalism in the workplace, are the hallmarks of a successful and rewarding career as a Medical Assistant.
Our integrated front- and back-office approach provides the foundation for success
Classroom building blocks-medical terminology, body structure and function, and pharmacology.
Lab and clinical-building skills through hands-on practice.
How it Works
Integrated Approach - Teamwork based - Multiple Learning Styles
Unique approach helps students better understand how front-office duties affect back-office decisions, and vice versa.
Geared to all students and all learning styles:
A comprehensive approach that addresses all competences required by the AAMA and AMT
Special focus on the attributes of a successful employee, need for teamwork and flexibility in the workplace, and importance of critical-thinking and problem-solving skills.
Assessment exercises help students identify their own learning styles, and suggested study strategies for each style are included.
Organized into three main sections:
A step-by-step, chapter-by-chapter, body systems approach to clinical competencies that includes relevant examinations and procedures.
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In clear, easy-to-grasp language, the author covers many of the topics that you will need to know in order to win your dream job and be the first in line for a promotion.