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PATHWAYS TO WORKING WITH CHILDREN AND YOUNG PEOPLE IN THE COMMUNITY (JAN START)

  • Start date:   January 2019
  • Level of Qualification:   SCQF Level 4
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    SCQF Level:   05

PATHWAYS TO WORKING WITH CHILDREN AND YOUNG PEOPLE IN THE COMMUNITY (JAN START)

This course is designed for those who want to explore the variety of career and study paths they could follow within the childhood practice industry.

Read about Chloe Shearer's West Lothian College experience here

  • What the course includes

    The course includes:

    • Communication
    • Play in early education and childcare
    • Children’s development and learning
    • Nutrition, health and wellbeing
Art & Design

Why choose this course

Students on this course will participate in volunteering activities within the local community, giving them the opportunity to gain a volunteering award and providing them with experience in working with children and young people.

Entry requirements

  • There are no formal entry requirements; however motivation for study is essential.

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

  • Child Jan

    Where it leads

    Education: possible progression to a SCQF Level 5 course at West Lothian College

Interview arrangements

If you are invited for an interview for this course, the instructions are below:

Please expect to be in college for around three hours and applicants are required to bring evidence of their qualifications, and/or employment references if available. Individual interviews will be held with two members of staff and timeslots will be allocated on the day. 

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.