This unit describes the knowledge and skills required to support students with different developmental issues to participate in classroom and other school activities.
This unit applies to education support work in a variety of contexts and the work is to be undertaken with appropriate guidance, support and supervision by a nominated teacher or other education professional.
Education system/school’s policies and procedures.
Curriculum and curriculum framework.
Cultural and linguistic background of students and families.
Broad developmental stages of children/young people in the physical, Cognitive, language, social and emotional domains.
Strategies to support the stages of development in each domain.
Importance of confidentiality as it relates to information about children.
Materials and resources to support the stages of development in each domain.