Scottish Borders Campus
Students study the NPA Childcare and Playwork Award which includes Development and Wellbeing of Children and Young People, Children and Young People: Rights and Protection, Practice and Process of Play, and Working with Children and Young People. Students will also study communication and numeracy and will have the opportunity to gain some practical work experience.
1 subject at National 5 plus 4 subjects at National 4 including English.
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.