Did you know? The first school in Wollongong was opened in 1851. Since then, the local population has grown considerably and now requires an extensive education system to support its burgeoning economy and community with over 100 schools calling Wollongong home. Become part of this stable and exciting industry by completing a research based, industry relevant teacher aide course from Wollongong by distance learning. ITAC offer Australia’s most popular teacher aide course to residents of Wollongong and surrounding areas including:
In other words, the CHC40221 Certificate IV in School Based Education Support is the highest qualification for teacher aides and gives you the skills and knowledge to work in a range of positions including specialist programs designed for students who need highly specialised support. Given the nature of this role, you are compensated with the highest pay available for teacher aides (depending on experience, location and a few other factors).
To read about what teacher aides do, we recommend reading this detailed article: What do teacher aides do. You can read more about how much teacher aides can expect to earn by reading this article here: how much do teacher aides get paid? The following articles written by ITAC’s expert team may also be useful if you are researching whether this industry is right for you:
Finally, you may consider the CHC30221 Certificate III in School Based Education Support. This is the introductory and basic teacher aide course also available in Wollongong and it provides all the necessary skills for working with a range of students in most classrooms. This is the best course for anyone that is looking to become a teacher aide in Wollongong but who may not wish to work with students with high special needs. Students learn the important teaching strategies, techniques and skills, as well as the key behaviour management techniques such a rapport building, proximity and with-it-ness.
Armed with these essential and effective skills combined with adequate background knowledge, you may begin your new career as a teacher aide in any number of possible schools in the Wollongong area including kindergartens, primary, high, k-12, government, independent, alternative, religious-based or a special needs school. Examples of where you MAY end up working or volunteering include Wollongong Public School, Smith's Hill High School, or St Mary Star of the Sea College.
Our teacher aide courses available to anyone in Wollongong include flexible study plans, industry relevant training, the country’s best trainers, resources and learning materials, live webinars, plenty of face to face, email and phone support as and when you need it, government subsidised courses, and a quality reputation that means you’ll find work sooner and easier. ITAC is the industry leader for teacher aide course in Wollongong, surrounding areas and all of Australia.
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For the CHC40221 Certificate IV in School Based Education Support.
Interest free plans from $40 - no hidden fees, includes all resources.
From $50 - courses subsidised by the Queensland government.
Friendly trainers with years of experience in local schools.
We visit every learner on placement to help improve your practice.
A 30-day no obligation period so you can be sure the course is for you.
Supported, self-paced distance mode or class from 1 day per week.
Learn industry best practice and research-based pedagogy.
An established provider with more than 5000 happy graduates.
The Institute of Teacher Aide Courses is the go-to provider for nationally recognised teacher aide courses. Around 1 in 2 students choose to study Australia's most popular TA course with ITAC.
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