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Childcare and Education (Early Years Educator)Level 3 Technical Diploma

This course is ideal for those wishing to pursue a career in Early Years education or progress onto further studies.

Course details

Overview

This course is ideal for those wishing to pursue a career in Early Years education or progress onto further studies.

What's covered?

  • positive relationships
  • professional practice for 0-8 years
  • safeguarding children
  • positive environments
  • children’s learning and play
  • special needs
  • vocational work experience in a nursery, pre-school or school
  • maths and English

How will my work be assessed?

  • coursework, both in college and your work placement

What can I do after this?

  • higher education at university or college, including our BA (Hons) Early Years Education at University Centre Southend
  • you may seek employment in a nursery, as a nanny in a private home or as a children’s holiday representative
  • four GCSEs at grade four/grade C or above, including maths and English, or
  • Childcare and Education Level 2 Certificate plus maths and English at grade four/grade C or above, or equivalent
  • two references showing suitability to work with children and an enhanced DBS disclosure
  • successful attendance at interview event
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Open Event - Southend Campus

Wednesday, 09 October 2019

Thursday, 14 November 2019

Tuesday, 17 March 2020

Our Southend Campus is located next to Southend Central train station and offers A-level courses and an impressive range of vocational subjects in realistic work environments using cutting-edge technology.

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  • Venue Thurrock Campus
  • Starts Wednesday, September 2, 2020
  • Attendance Full time
  • Duration 2 years
  • Provision School leavers
  • Cost Free
  • Cost details FREE to UK/EU under 19s not in employment
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  • Venue Southend Campus
  • Starts Wednesday, September 2, 2020
  • Attendance Full time
  • Duration 2 years
  • Provision School leavers
  • Cost Free
  • Cost details FREE to UK/EU under 19s not in employment
Apply now