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Child Care Level 2

NCFE CACHE Level 2 Certificate for the Children and Young People’s Workforce (England)

Awarding Body: CACHE

Type: Framework

Qualification Title: NCFE CACHE Level 2 Certificate for the Children and Young People’s Workforce (England)

Duration: 12 Months

Course Credit: 35

Next Intake: Please speak to one of the course advisor on 020 3784 6005

Campus: Presidency London College, White City, London NW10 6RF

Course Overview: This qualification is designed to help learners build the knowledge and skills needed when working with children and young people from birth to 19 years of age. It covers a diverse range of job roles and occupational areas working in children’s environments including early years and social care.

Recommended for: It is suitable for all those who wish to work or are working in a supervised role in the Children and Young People’s Workforce in England.

Apprenticeship Wage: When undertaking an Apprenticeship, you could earn anything from the current minimum wage rate of £3.70 PH to £7.83 PH or more depending on employer’s internal policy. This rate applies to apprentices under 19 and those aged 19 or over who are in their first year.

Course Entry Requirements: No prior knowledge, understanding, skills or qualifications are required before learners register for this qualification. For those learners who have no previous experience of working with children and young people, it is recommended that 200 hours be spent in a Real Work Environment.

Eligibility Criteria: To qualify for this apprenticeship course, the following criteria must be met:

  • be aged 16+ at the time of enrolment
  • be a UK or European Economic Area (EEA), or have lived in the UK or EEA for the past three consecutive years
  • be in full-time employment, working a minimum of 30 hours per week
  • not already hold a qualification at the same level or above in the similar area that you wish to study.

Progression Route: This qualification enables credits and learning to be transferred from this qualification to the  NCFE CACHE Level 3 Diploma for the Children and Young People’s Workforce (England) providing a direct progression route.

 Learners can also progress to the following job roles:

  • assistant pre-school workers
  • assistants in children’s centres
  • assistants in day nurseries, nursery schools and nursery classes in primary schools

What will you achieve?

  • NCFE CACHE Level 2 Certificate for the Children and Young People’s Workforce
  • Functional Skills in Maths, English and ICT (If not previously achieved)
  • Employee Rights and Responsibilities (ERR)
  • Channel Awareness Module
  • Personal Learning and Thinking Skills (PLTS)

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Email: info@presidencylondon.co.uk

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