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Children and Young People's workforce Apprenticeship at Oldham College Apprenticeships

Course description

This apprenticeship programme is for individuals who would like to work in early years’ settings with children aged 0 to 5 years. This can include nurseries, pre-schools, Reception classes and child minders. As an early years’ apprentice you will support the development of babies and children through play and structured activities.  You will be expected to help meet their personal care needs, keep them safe and healthy and ensure that they feel happy and secure in your care.

Course content

You will learn about how children develop between the ages of 0 and 5 years, and how their development is monitored through child observations and assessments.  You will also be taught about managing children’s behaviour, how to safeguard their well-being, the importance of treating children as diverse individuals, how to plan children’s activities and how to keep children healthy and safe.

You will attend college once a week.

You may also need to attend English, maths and ICT lessons.

Entry requirements

No Formal Entry Requirements

Financial information

This qualification could be funded, the Job Shop can assist with any funding queries on 0161 785 4330. If no funding is available the cost of the Level 2 NVQ

Further information

To complete this apprenticeship you should be in a similar role: Early Years Practitioner, Childminder Assistant


How to apply

You can apply for this course through UCAS Progress. Add this course to your favourites so you can start making an application.

Last updated date: 08 August 2018

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