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Childcare - Apprenticeship for the Children and Young People's Workforce Level 2 at Kirklees College, Dewsbury Centre

Course description

If you work as a nursery assistant, crèche worker or special educational needs assistant, this Apprenticeship will provide you with an excellent understanding of how children learn and develop, and the role of the childcare practitioner in supporting this.

Course content

You will develop your knowledge of the following topics which will support you to improve your professional practice and progress in your career:

• Employment responsibilities and rights

• Effective communication with children and adults

• Equality and inclusion

• Theories of child development

• Safeguarding

• Working in partnership

Entry requirements

English and maths grade 2 at level 1.


• Continuous Assessment

• Portfolio of Evidence

Future opportunities

Level 3 Apprenticeship for the Children and Young People’s Workforce (Early Years Educator).

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: 01 November 2018
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Key information

  • Start date: Next September
  • Duration: 12 - 18 months