This course is designed to give you the knowledge, understanding and practical skills needed for supervised employment in early year settings. It is ideal for learners who would like to work with children and their families, in a variety of different early years settings - for example day care, nursery, out of school care and schools.
Key Areas of Study
3 GCSEs grades A*- D / grade 3 or above (or acceptable alternatives), to include:
All units will be internally assessed using a range of methods. This could include:
This qualification allows progression to the Level 3 Early Years Educator qualification, and additional Level 3 qualifications relating to childcare.
Learners may decide to enter employment within the early years sector in job roles such as assistants in pre -school, children's centres, day nurseries or nursery schools.
Students are required to obtain a current DBS check, which is currently priced at £52.