4 GCSEs Grade 3 including English and Maths or successful completion of Level 1.
Learners can enter the workforce Level 2 Early Years Practitioner or continue to study for a BTEC l3 or T-level in education and childcare, currently delivered at New College Swindon. You may find work within the Voluntary, Statutory and Private sectors. Such roles could include Nursery assistant/Classroom assistant or a Nanny.
Learners will complete approximately 150 placement hours whilst undertaking this qualification; this will be carried out on one day per week alongside their studies. Placement opportunity will allow for sufficient skills application with babies and young children in order to meet the assessment criteria for the qualification.
You will need a New College T-shirt for uniform on placement; These are £11. You will be expected to cover the travel costs to your work experience placements. You may also want to buy some of the textbooks used in class or access the e-learning resources provided.
If you have a question about this or any other full-time course, email firstname.lastname@example.org or call 01793 611470