This is a two-year technical study programme, designed with employers to give young people the skills that the childcare and education sector needs. It will provide a mixture of:
You need a minimum of five GCSEs at grade 5 or above, including English and Maths.
You will study:
In Year 1 you will study 12 core elements and in Year 2 you will further develop your knowledge and skills through a chosen specific pathway.
You will be assessed via a variety of methods such as external exam, controlled assessments, employer-led set project and synoptically through practical assignments.
You need flat shoes and smart trousers and you should purchase a placement top from DCG.
You could consider a higher level apprenticeship or a higher education degree in a subject such as Primary Education.