Childcare (Children and Young People's Workforce)
Level 2, Apprenticeship
Duration: 13 Month Course
Work with children, under supervision, in settings like nurseries or in the local community.
Working with children and young people is a fulfilling career that allows you to make a positive difference to their wellbeing and development.
Kick-start your career in this rewarding field with our one-year Level 2 Apprenticeship.
Throughout the course, you'll learn about safeguarding the welfare of children and young people, supporting children and young people's positive behaviour and paediatric emergency first aid.
- Introduction to Communication in Health, Social Care or Children’s and Young People’s Settings
- Introduction to Personal Development in Health, Social Care or Children's and Young People’s Settings
- Introduction to Equality and Inclusion in Health, Social Care or Children’s and Young People’s Settings
- Child and Young Person Development
- Contribute to the Support of Child and Young Person Development
- Safeguarding the Welfare of Children and Young People
- Contribute to Children and Young People’s Health and Safety
- Support Children and Young People’s Positive Behaviour
- Contribute to the Support of Positive Environments for Children and Young People
- Understand Partnership Working in Services for Children and Young People
- Maintain and Support Relationships with Children and Young People
- Personal Learning and Thinking Skills
- Employment Responsibilities and Rights in Health, Social Care or Children and Young People's Settings.
How Will I Be Taught and Assessed?
You'll attend college one day per week and be assessed in the workplace by your portfolio of evidence.
Why Should I Choose Seevic College?
At Seevic, we offer two progression routes from this qualification - one for those wanting to work within the Early Years sector (Early Years Practitioner) and one for those wanting to work in a school environment (Specialist Support for Teaching and Learning in Schools).
We've also incorporated GCSE English and Maths into the course for those wishing to complete the EYP route.
What Could I Do Next?
You could progress to an advanced level Apprenticeship or full-time employment in the industry. Potential roles could include being an Early Years Assistant, Care Worker or Assistant Youth and Community Worker.
General Entry Requirements
Grades A/8-D/3 in English, Maths and ICT.*
*If candidates do not have the required grades in one of the above subjects, they may be able to take them at Functional Skills level alongside the Apprenticeship.