This course prepares learners to become Early Years Educators, enabling them to work with and care for children from birth to 5 years and gain knowledge of children aged 5 to 7 years. Upon achievement of this qualification it is intended that learners will be able to enter the workforce as Early Years Educators.
Our minimum entry criteria may be altered at any stage up to and including enrolment. All offers are subject to a successful interview and completion of an initial and diagnostic assessment.
For some of the programmes we offer you will require:
5 GCSE qualifications at grade A*- C or 9 - 4 including English and /or maths, or equivalent level2 vocational qualification at merit or above (or pass if equivalent level 2 vocational qualification if pass or fail only).
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Upon achievement of this qualification learners will gain their licence to practise and it is intended that learners will be able to enter the workforce as Early Years Educators.
Learners can progress into various job roles in the statutory, voluntary or private sectors such as:
Assistant in Children's Centres
Practitioner in nursery schools
Practitioner in reception classes in primary schools
Awarding body, assessment method and more
Learners can progress to the Level 4 Certificate for the Early Years Advanced Practitioner ?or other higher level early years qualifications.
Assignment and coursework
Council for Awards in Care, Health and Education (Formerly Council for Awards in Children's Care and Education)