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Childcare

NC CHILDHOOD PRACTICE LEVEL 6

  • Start date:   August 2019
  • Level of Qualification:   SCQF Level 6
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    SCQF Level:   06

NC CHILDHOOD PRACTICE LEVEL 6

This course is suitable for those looking for a first-level qualification in childhood practice. It allows you to register with the Scottish Social Services Council (SSSC) at support worker level.

  • What the course includes

    The course includes:

    • Child development
    • Child development theory
    • Supporting the curriculum
    • Services for children and young people

Why choose this course

It will give you the chance of work experience in a nursery and primary school setting and practical experience within our purpose-built playroom and outdoor classroom.

Entry requirements

  • English at National 5 or equivalent, at grade C or above
  • Two other subjects at National 5 or equivalent, at grade C or above

We welcome applications from people with relevant life and work experience.

An Enhanced Disclosure Scotland application is required which you will do through the college if offered a place.

  • childhood

    Where it leads

    Education: HNC childhood practice or other relevant HNC level courses.

    Employment: entry into a career within childhood practice and early years education.

Interview arrangements

If we invite you for an interview, plan to be in college for around two hours. The interview consists of:

 

  • Course information
  • Interview
  • Short written task

 

Please bring evidence of any qualifications and/or any employment references.

Fees, Finance & Funding

There may be help available to assist with your study related costs. Impartial, confidential help and advice on financial matters is available from the Student Funding Team - including Bursaries, Educational Maintenance Allowance (EMA), Student Awards Agency for Scotland, Student Loans Company and student support funds. Click here to find out more

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Take that next step in your career and apply for this course today. If the course is not yet open for applications, register your interest or feel free to ask any questions by clicking make an enquiry.