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This qualification is a licence to practice in the early years sector. Prepare to become an early years educator (EYE) so you can work with children from birth to 5 years old, and gain knowledge of children aged 5–7 years.
It aims to prepare you to work competently, safely and effectively with children and their families in a wide range of settings.
Bracknell & Wokingham
Bracknell & Wokingham College
07 Sep 2020
The content of this qualification has been developed in consultation with employers and professional bodies to confirm that the content is appropriate for those interested in working in the sector.
The content of the qualification meets the knowledge, understanding and skills that underpin the role of the early years educator.
All the content is mandatory, and will cover the following topics:
All learners taking this qualification will be required to engage with sector employers as part of their
Teaching methods include:
Furthermore, you will get the opportunity to develop your skills according to your own specific needs.
Assessment is specifically designed to fit the purpose and objective of the qualification.
It includes a range of assessment types and styles suited to vocational qualifications in the sector.
Although college is about being more independent, the tutors are there for us if we need them. The tutors are really approachable and friendly."
You will need five or more GCSEs at grade 4 (C) or above, a full, relevant Level 2 qualification, including Level 2 functional skills in maths and English, and an enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS). You must have a clear CRB with no criminal convictions, reprimands or cautions.
We would also like you to have completed at least one week’s work experience in a nursery or school in the foundation/reception classes before the start of your course.
You can apply for this programme online. Click on APPLY NOW and follow the steps below:
As part of your application, you will be asked to provide us with your contact details, how your chosen programme fits with your future plans and if you require any extra support (for example, because of a disability, medical condition, learning or language support needs).
Please include full details of your qualifications from your own country, as well as details of any English Language tests you have taken.
Printed application forms are also available.
Please contact our Careers team if you need advice and guidance to help you choose the right programme for you.
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