Scottish Borders Campus
The award includes a National course at Higher level: Childcare and Development. Other units include Children’s Play, Child Development and the Early Years Curriculum. Student placements are also organised as an integral and important part of the course. Placement is necessary to complete the full award.
4 subjects at National 5 including English; or Child, Health and Social Care (National 5/Higher).
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.
HNC Childhood Practice; careers such as Nursery Assistant; Playgroup Assistant; Classroom Assistant.