Tobermory Centre, Oban Centre, Lochgilphead Centre and CERC, Dunoon Centre, Rothesay Centre, Campbeltown Centre, Arran Centre, Islay Centre, Helensburgh Centre, Virtual Learning Environment (VLE)
Mandatory units are:
Care in contemporary society; Leadership starts with me; Health wellbeing and safeguarding; Lifespan development theoretical approaches; Promote effective communication; Promote health, safety and security in the work setting; Develop your practice through reflection and learning;
Support for play learning and development or playwork opportunities; Graded unit 1
Option units may include:
Promoting language, literacy and numeracy; Collaborative working; Supporting children and young people’s behaviour; Supporting children and young people with additional support needs; Play;
Working with children 0-3; Working with children 3-5; Working with children 5-8.
2 Highers at C or above preferably including English plus 4 subjects at National 5 including English (if not held at Higher); or NC Early Education and Child Care; or Foundation Apprenticeship Social Services (Children and Young People).
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
BA (Hons) Child and Youth Studies or, after some experience in the workplace, the BA (Hons) Childhood Practice
Part time (day)
Education and Childcare