Unit 301 Understanding Roles leaflet

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Mr. Peter Bowen

Understanding Roles, Responsibilities and Relationships in Education and Training
Unit 301
The areas covered within this leaflet are:
The teaching role and responsibilities in education and training
How the teaching/training role involves working with other professionals
The boundaries between the teaching role and other professional roles including points of referral to meet the needs of learners
The key aspects of legislation, regulatory requirements and codes of practice relevant to the roles and responsibilities of our own professional role

As teacher’s we are committing to a life time of learning and development of ourselves and our learners.

The roles and responsibilities in education and training.
These are
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Teachers will inevitably be in contact with other professionals daily. It is always important to treat these professionals with respect. These professionals may include some of the following:

Management,
OFSTED,
Colleagues,
Reprographics department,
Suppliers and external agencies

An example might be, external agencies required to repair classrooms or equipment so as the lesson or course may proceed.

The boundaries between the teaching role and other professional roles, including points of referral to meet the needs of learners.

Some learners may have needs that exceed what we the teacher can offer. It is our role as the teacher to recognise our own boundaries and refer the learner elsewhere. It is of utmost importance that as a teacher you do not cross boundaries with learners by becoming too familiar.

During lessons it may become apparent that a learner has a specific need that requires help such as financial guidance, bereavement, dyslexia, or help with maths/English skills.
We would refer them to an appropriate professional such as finance staff, welfare centre or counselling staff to ensure they get the help and advice they need.

Some of

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