Aet 301 Unit

Unit 301                                                                                                                                       Thalia Sattaris

Understand the teaching role and responsibilities in Education and Training.

There are many roles and responsibilities in education and training all necessary so a safe,   inclusive learning environment can be achieved. The role and responsibilities follow the teaching and learning cycle – 1. Identify learner needs   2.Plan/ Design the session   3.Facilitate learning   4.Assess the learning and   5.Quality assurance and evaluation. A few examples of roles and responsibilities in teaching are you need to be a Health and Safety officer. I am responsible for the health and safety of all learners who are attending the session. A check for hazards/risks of the training room should be done prior to the start of the session e.g. trailing wires, lighting, seating, heating, clutter free. These checks are essential so a safe and comfortable environment is achieved and to help learning to take place. Another role as a teacher is a communicator. A good communicator is vital so knowledge can be transferred to learners using clear easy to understand language, Good open body language to help learners relax and build rapport. A good   communicator ensures the group of learners communicate with each other using ice breakers again this relaxes the group eases learning and builds rapport between the groups. As a teacher I need to be approachable, flexible, empowering, adaptable to encourage and motivate learners to achieve meet needs both personal and organisational needs.

Key aspects of legislation, regulatory requirements and code of practice relating to role and responsibilities of a teacher are;
Data Protection Act- Controls how personal information is used in an organisation. All personal / sensitive information should be kept safe and secure at all times, no information should be shared unless consent...