Level E

NCFE/CACHE Caring for a Child


1 year


Rush Green Campus


Sep 2022


Adult 19+



If you're interested in a career as a Nursery Practitioner or Classroom Assistant this course will give you the perfect start.

To work with children you need at least a Level 2 qualification, so this course is perfect preparation to go on to study at the next level.

You'll learn how to work with children between birth and 5 years of age. The course will cover play, healthy living, development, and child safety.

You will study 3 days a week in college.

You will need to have enthusiasm to pursue this course and a career in Childcare.

All of our teaching staff have vast industry experience within early years and schools environments.

This course leads on to a Level 1 Childcare programme.

Where it can lead to

There are number of routes you can take following successful completion of a course. Further study can include Higher Education courses or a Higher Apprenticeship where you will expand your skills through study whilst earning a wage. Or you may choose to move directly into employment.

Contact our careers team for further guidance.