The main focus is to develop your knowledge and experience in a childcare setting whilst learning the theory in college. Developing holistically to improve and consolidate your skills in a practical environment.
3 GCSEs at Grade C or above to include Maths or English. Alternative equivalent qualifications can be discussed at interview
We are looking for Learners with a passion to work with babies and children under 9. You will be invited to participate in pre-course guidance activities and will be required to attend a suitable work placement every week.
Assessment will take place in your work placement on your practical skills and you will complete 3 externally set case studies, a multi choice question paper and an exam at college.
Progression to level 3 Childcare course or employment within the childcare sector.
Learners attending Care and Childcare courses need to purchase a £ 11.00 polo shirt to wear at placement and to pay for a DBS check.