Exploring the key issues involved in supporting the care, learning and development of children and young people. Subjects studied include: child development, services for children, play, understanding how to work with children, supporting behaviour. Learners will also be expected to undertake some voluntary work in a child care setting.
3 relevant subjects at National 5.
You will require a satisfactory criminal record check from Disclosure Scotland to show that you are suitable for this type of course. Contact Disclosure Scotland for details on the type you would need.
Degree level study or employment at practitioner level. This nationally-recognised programme is accepted for registration with the Scottish Social Services Council (SSSC) as an Early Years Practitioner.
Children and Young People