This level 2 modular course is designed for those wishing to gain the skills and qualificatioin needed to work with children in day nurseries, schools or playgroups. The course involves attending college for 3 days a week and a childcare setting for 2 days a week.
1. An Introduction to Working with Children
2. The Developing Child
3. Safe, Healthy & Nuturing Environment for Children
4. Children and Play
5. Communication and Professional Skills
6. The Child Care Pactit
Entry requirements to be four GCSEs at grade D's or above or a Level 1 Early Years Qualification at merit or distinction and a tutor reference indicating that the candidate has the correct attributes to work with children.
Successful completion of the course will give you a recognised qualification for work with children in day nurseries, schools or in private homes as Nannies. This course can lead to employment as a nursery assistant or for those who have high grades and excellent reports from placement you may progress to a level 3 full time course.