Supporting Teaching


Pathways are made up of courses focussed on future careers or further education opportunities

If you are interested in becoming a Teacher or a Learning Support Practitioner, one of our courses can get you started as well as help you advance in these rewarding careers.

Career Prospects

This pathway could lead to many career opportunities


Teaching assistants

Annual pay

The workforce is projected to expand by 12% over the period to 2024, adding 48,651 jobs. In the same period, 34% of the workforce is projected to retire, creating 138,171 job openings.

Role description

Teaching assistants assist teachers with their day-to-day classroom work and with routine administrative tasks.

What's next?

Step 1 Apply

Once you apply, you will have an interview to discuss your chosen pathway

Step 2 Interview

At your interview, the tutor will discuss the entry requirements for each level and course. This is also your opportunity to make sure that this pathway meets your goals and ambitions.

Courses at Folkestone College

If you know exactly which course and level you need to apply for, or want more information, please select from the options below:

Contact us

We'd love to hear from you

Shorncliffe Road
Folkestone, Kent
CT20 2TZ