Early Years Apprenticeship

CAREER PATHS: Early Years / Care Worker, Assistant Youth Support & Community Worker, Nursery Worker / Supervisor, Nursery Nurse / Teaching Assistant.

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This framework is to develop knowledge and skills relating to the Children & Young People’s Workforce. This course is ideal for those employed within the Early Year’s sector.

At Level 2 (Intermediate Apprenticeship), the qualification confirms competence under supervision in these areas and serves as a progression pathway to the required qualification at Level 3 and above for registration and regulatory requirements in the sector.

At Level 3 (Advanced Apprenticeship), the qualification confirms competence in this area and serves as the required qualification (for all new practitioners) for registration and regulatory requirements in the Early Learning and Childcare sector, and Children's Social Care (including Residential Care).

Early Years Apprenticeship Courses

Level 3 Early Years Educator Apprenticeship

For individuals wanting to begin a career in Early Years. Apprentices will be based in a Nursery, Crèche, pre-school, playgroup or similar settings that implement the Early Years Foundation Stage (EYFS). Apprentices will train in areas such as supporting children to develop numeracy and language skills, meeting the care needs of individual children, the importance of children's holistic development and safeguarding.

18 Months


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