This apprenticeship standard is designed as an 21-month programme and is for those who wish to gain the skills, knowledge and behavioural competences required to work in a learning and skills teacher role in an FE college, independent training providers (ITPs), Adult Community Learning (ACL) providers, offender learning institutes or as trainers within large organisations.
LSTs are responsible for planning and delivering learning that is current, relevant, challenging, and that inspires learners to engage and achieve their full potential. LSTs collaborate closely with colleagues and other ETS professionals in supporting learner progress. LSTs ensure the physical, psychological and social wellbeing of learners
Individuals beginning their career as a teacher in the post-16 education sector and requiring the knowledge and skills to be effective
Those with extensive industry knowledge and looking to enter the lifelong learning sector
Teachers working in post-16 environments including FE colleges, independent training providers (ITPs), Adult Community Learning (ACL) providers, offender learning or as trainers in large businesses
This level 5 programme is suitable for anyone who is teaching in the vocational, lifelong learning, adult skills or post-16 education sectors where teaching is the primary part of their role. It is designed to support the development of teaching knowledge, skills and professional behaviours, to provide confidence and make a difference to others as a teacher.