At Home With Lorraine Kelly 2017 - 109
HOW DISTANCE LEARNING
HELPED A BUSY MUM
When the company where Natalie worked as an
oﬃce manager was taken over, her job ﬂexibility
disappeared. That's bad news when you're a mum
with a young family. Things had to change.
After helping out with reading and other activities
at the primary school her children attended, she
decided that working in a school as a teaching
assistant could be a job that would meet her and
the family's needs.
Starting her course in May 2015, Natalie enjoyed
the ﬂexibility that studying with Open Study
She could study at her own pace, at a time that
suited her and enjoy access to award-winning tutor
support by email.
She worked through the course quickly and in just
six months she'd completed the level 3 qualiﬁcation.
But she needed a convenient way of studying for
the right qualiﬁcation. That's why she considered
Only one year after leaving her job, Natalie had
qualiﬁed as a teaching assistant and started working
in a school.
'Open Study College was the best route for me as it
meant I could complete the course at my own pace
and still be there to collect my children after school.'
'This way of learning is absolutely perfect for
anyone who needs an income while studying
towards a new career.'
I'M DOING A JOB I LOVE,
WITH THE FAMILY
FLEXIBILITY I WANT.
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