Children and Young People's Education

If you are interested in a career working with children and young people, we can offer you a great start. This is a growing industry which offers many exciting employment opportunities – from advanced teaching assistants to play therapists and family support workers to name a few.

Our range of courses in Early Years and Childcare are highly regarded among industry professionals and each course is designed to offer progression to University. Work placements are also a key feature of our courses, which often lead directly to employment if desired.

Industry facts:

By 2020 it is estimated that 2.3m people will be working in the caring services - UKCES

Possible career ideas:

  • Early Years Practitioner
  • Social Work
  • Special Educational Needs Officer
  • Primary School Teacher
  • Nanny
  • Childminder
  • Nursery Manager

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