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CACHE Level 3 Diploma in Childcare and Education (Early Years Educator) at Great Marlow School

Course description

The employment prospects of qualified Child Care and Education workers are good and improving. More and more parents/carers are continuing to work or are returning to work and this increases the demand for high quality child care and education. There are also opportunities for qualifies staff to become Nursery Managers or to set up their own businesses, e.g. private nurseries. You will be studying a completely new qualification that has been developed with experts in the field, such as universities and national organisations representing children and young people.

Core Units to be studied in year 12:

  • Child development from conception to seven years
  • Children’s health and well-being
  • Working with young children
  • Child health
  • Supporting children with additional needs
  • Observation, assessment and planning

Entry requirements

5 GCSE grades A-C to include English and Maths (+ Science if wanting to progress to Primary Teaching Degree).

Worth 3 A-Levels.

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Great Marlow School directly.

Last updated date: 16 March 2015
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Key information

  • Start date: Next September
  • Duration: 2 years