Childcare

Education and Childcare Services

Childcare and education changes lives. It opens up new opportunities, creates confidence and allows for new and improved ways of living. Being a part of it means you could be the person that someone credits as making their life better. There are many roles in this sector that can allow you to make that difference, so if you’re someone that likes to help others, then a career in childcare or education could be for you.

Skills required

  • Good people skills and flexible to the needs of the individual
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Ability to inspire
  • Patience
  • Empathy

Example career options

  • Teacher
  • Teaching Assistant
  • Special Educational Need (SEN) Coordinator
  • Vocational Assessor

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What our students say

“The tutors are helpful and the class sizes are small which allows you to get extra support when needed.”

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Olaf Tadorowski Level 1 Media and Photography Former student at Saint Pius X Catholic High School

“I enjoy being in a working environment in the college restaurant and serving customers”

Anonymous Level 2 Food and Beverage Services Former student at Winterhill School

“I have met new friends and enjoy doing a variety of activities, including football and rounders.”

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Abigail Whittaker Level 3 Public Services Former student at Wickersley School