On this one year course you will be able to study a range of areas that will develop your understanding of working in the sector. Areas of study include:
- Personal development
- Introduction to equality and inclusion
- Child and young person development
- Health and safety
- Positive environments
- Partnership working in services
- Development through play.
Updated November 2018
Employment in the sector for 16 hours a week.
Students will attend college for one day release day per week. There is an emphasis on the development of skills with students undertaking Level 1 IT, Level 1 Numeracy and Level 2 Communications.
Knowledge assignments are internally assessed. Occupational competence is assessed in placement by an occupationally qualified and competent assessor.
There are Welsh speaking staff in this area.
Employment opportunities include a nursery nurse, nursery assistant or play group assistant