To work in Childcare, you will need to have a strong commitment to providing a high standard of quality care for children, and to be able to take direction from senior staff members. You will need to have good communication skills and also have a willingness to learn new techniques and methods. As a Childcare Apprentice you will receive support and guidance from your assessor to help complete your portfolio.

What levels are available to study?

  • Intermediate – Level 2 CYPW .
  • Advanced – Level 3 EYE

Gain nationally recognised qualifications including:

  • Level 2 Children and Young People’s Workforce
  • Functional Skills in Maths
  • Functional Skills in English
  • Functional Skills in ICT Employment
  • Rights and Responsibilities Personal Learning and Thinking skills

Possible Job Roles

  • Childcare Assistant
  • Nursery Assistant
  • Pre School Assistant
  • Nanny
  • Room Leader (L3)

For more information about Apprenticeships click here

Course Fee:

Help with course fees is available. Please click here to see if you qualify.

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Apprenticeship in Early Years

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