Education and Childcare Services

Childcare and education changes lives. It opens up new opportunities, creates confidence and allows for new and improved ways of living. Being a part of it means you could be the person that someone credits as making their life better. There are many roles in this sector that can allow you to make that difference, so if you’re someone that likes to help others, then a career in childcare or education could be for you.

Skills required

  • Good people skills and flexible to the needs of the individual
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Ability to inspire
  • Patience
  • Empathy

Example career options

  • Teacher
  • Teaching Assistant
  • Special Educational Need (SEN) Coordinator
  • Vocational Assessor

What our students say

“I enjoy coming into College, because I can socialise with my friends and learn about the key skills that I’ll need for a career in Education and Childcare.”

Ryan Jones
Ryan Jones Level 2 Education and Childcare Services

“The Education and Childcare Services course is really fascinating and I love coming into College to see my friends and learn new skills. I definitely recommend this course and i'm looking forward to continuing studying at University.”

Elsie-Jay Atkins
Elsie-Jay Atkins Level 2 Education and Childcare Services

“Studying at College allows me to learn the skills I need to take care of children, whilst also giving me the freedom to combine my studies with activities outside of College.”

Jess Chester
Jess Chester Level 2 Education and Childcare Services