Train for a career in childcare where you can help shape the minds of future generations.
Working with young children can be both a challenging and rewarding career. Our qualifications let you choose between Playwork or Early Years pathways, which means you can focus on the areas of childcare you want a career in. You will have regular work experience with local childcare providers, and get to put your skills into practice.
The workforce is projected to expand by 12% over the period to 2024, adding 24,432 jobs. In the same period, 34% of the workforce is projected to retire, creating 69,386 job openings.
Nursery nurses and assistants care for children from birth up to seven years of age in day or residential nurseries, children’s homes, maternity units and similar establishments.
If you are interested in working with young children this area of study will provide you with the first step onto a challenging but very rewarding career