Get Started: Working With People
This course provides an introduction to working with people in an Early Years setting. It will develop your skills for progression to further learning and ultimately employment. It is made up of units providing a broad introduction to working with children. There is also a focus on key transferable skills.
Course Information for Students
Who is this course for?
This course provides an introduction to working with people in an Early Years setting. It will develop your skills for progression to further learning and ultimately employment.
It is made up of units providing a broad introduction to working with children. There is also a focus on key transferable skills.
All applicants are assessed on an individual basis and an interview is essential. A GCSE profile of grade 2 is desirable.
Good attendance, punctuality, self-motivation and a positive attitude to study should be evident from your Record of Achievement.
What will you learn?
You will study units such as:
- career progression
- communication in the care sector
You will also study Functional Skills or GCSEs in English and Maths as well as Employability and Personal Development.
Developing your maths and English skills will support your main study programme, help your future progression and enhance your life skills.
How will you learn?
This course will be delivered on-site.
What will you need to bring with you?
How will you be assessed?
There is continual assessment using a variety of methods such as written assessments, presentations, displays and practical activities.
You may be able to progress to a Level 1 course in Health and Social Care or Early Years – subject to good attendance, a good work rate and a positive attitude to study. You can also advance to further training opportunities.
You can consider working with people – either children or adults – in roles such as care assistant or children’s practitioner.
Who do you contact for more information?
For more information contact Derby College on 0800 0280289 or firstname.lastname@example.org
Course Information for Employers
Information for Employers
This course could lead to one of these careers...
Nursery Nurses and Assistants
Child and Early Years Officers
Teaching and Other Educational Professionals n.e.c.
Primary and Nursery Education Teaching Professionals
DCG Success Stories
Discover how our students have achieved success. Their hard work and dedication to learning has enabled them to succeed in rewarding careers or progress onto higher education.
We encourage progress and aspirational outcomes by guiding people onto learning pathways that lead to positive destinations. Our students have gone on to achieve great things since leaving the College. We would like to share some of their inspiring success stories with you.
Use our online application form to apply for this course.
Course Information Last Updated On: November 25, 2021 3:52 pm