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This course is suited to anyone interested in working with young children and children with additional needs in a range of settings. Settings such as nursery, pre-school or primary school. A career within the Early Years sector is challenging but also hugely rewarding. It allows you to make a difference in the lives of children, helping them to reach their full potential. If you have an approachable, trustworthy, enthusiastic and compassionate nature, then the Children’s Play, Learning & Development BTEC may be for you!
Studying Children’s Play, Learning and Development will enable you to progress into Higher Education to pursue many different careers including – Children’s Nursing, Primary School Teaching, Social Work degrees or one of our Foundation Degrees in Early Years or Teaching and Learning Support here at Newman.
Alternatively, you may choose to progress into a related apprenticeship or training position or study another subject at degree level.
At least five 4s at GCSE including at least a 4 in English Language or Maths.
NOTE: Completion of a Disclosure and Barring Service Application (DBS) is compulsory as gaining work experience with a range of vulnerable client groups is an essential requirement of this course.
BTEC Extended Certificate
This course is equivalent to one A-Level and can be combined successfully with traditional A Levels or a Diploma in Health and Social Care to create a pathway into Primary Teaching.