Scottish Borders Campus
The award includes a National Course at Higher level: Early Education and Childcare.
Units include Play in Early Education and Childcare, Child Development, Developing an Understanding of Working with Children and Supporting Children's Behaviour.
Work placements are an integral and essential part of the course. Work placement is necessary to complete the full award.
4 subjects at National 5 including English, or 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.
Relevant HNC, or careers such as Nursery Assistant, Playgroup Assistant or Classroom Assistant.