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Childcare

Studying a Childcare course with Macclesfield College can provide you with the skills and techniques to progress into a wide range of careers. From becoming a nursery manager or progressing into youth work or family liaison the possibilities are immense.

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Academic year: 19/20


Are you a caring person who is interested in supporting children’s learning and development?

If so, this two year Level 3 Diploma course will enable learners to gain the knowledge and experience to work effectively with young children in a day nursery, pre-school or primary school. This course also enables learners to develop the necessary skills and acquire UCAS tariff points to progress onto Higher Education in a related field. The qualification is a full time, two year course where learners spend 3 days in college studying a diverse range of units, and 2 days in a range of childcare placements in order to develop a range of practical skills.

Academic year: 19/20

Duration: 3rd September 2019 to 28th June 2020


Are you a caring person who is interested in supporting children’s learning and development?

The aim of this qualification is to provide learners with the knowledge and understanding of babies and young children from birth to 7 years of age with placement experience in the early years, 0-5 years age range. The qualification leads to a full Level 2 Early Years Practitioner status for the childcare workforce meaning you can be employed in a nursery setting as a level 2 Childcare Assistant. Alternatively, learners can also progress on to the CACHE Level 3 Diploma in Childcare and Education on successful completion of this course.

Apprenticeship vacancies

TitleEmployer and LocationClosing Date
Apprentice Nursery NurseTiny Toes Childrens Day Nursery, Cheadle13/08/2019