• Do you aspire to a career within the childcare sector?
  • Do you want to teach in a primary school?
  • Do you want to gain experience by learning on a work placement?

Studying towards a qualification in Early Years will offer you the opportunity to gain skills and knowledge of roles within the Early Years and Childcare sector, understanding the theory and legislation with a combination of classroom teaching and work placements in local settings.

You may also have the opportunity to gain extra specialist skills through additional qualifications such as, Infection Control, food hygiene, paediatric first aid, baby massage, Makaton, and safeguarding.

Courses and Apprenticeships available in:

  • Introduction to Early Years Education and Care Level 2
  • Childcare and Education Technical Certificate Level 3
  • Caring for Children
  • Childcare and Education
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You will take part in regular work placements within local infant schools, nurseries, children’s centres and more, to gain valuable experience

You will have opportunities to progress into employment or further study within the early years industry

You’ll be taught by tutors with extensive experience and specialist knowledge of the early years sector

Following the Childcare
route you could be:
  • Child Minder
  • Primary School Teaching
  • Nursery Teaching

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