CACHE Diploma for the Early Years Practitioner L2

09 September 2019 - 11 June 2020
Full time course days are ( Mon Wed Thur )
9:15 AM - 4:45 PM
Level 2
Cost or fee remission information
Bishop Auckland Campus

Course overview

Childcare is a growing sector with thousands of job opportunities, leading to careers that can be extremely rewarding and diverse. Opportunities include working as a nanny, childminder, creche worker or nursery assistant as well as many other possibilities. We will help develop your skills to the highest level, whichever career path you choose.

Course requirements

4 GCSE’s at Grade 3 including English Language and maths plus a satisfactory Enhanced DBS check (DBS check will be applied for upon starting the course and work placement can only start once this has been received and cleared)

What will I do?

You will study the Certificate in an Introduction to Early Years Education & Care L2 for 1 day per week and you will attend placement for 1 day per week. The course work will prepare you to work with children from 0-5 years and will cover a diverse range of job roles and occupational areas working in statutory, private and voluntary settings.

What will it give me?

The course will give you a Level 2 Certificate in an Introduction to Early Years Education & Care to work with Children from 0-5 years and knowledge up to 7 years.

Materials needed

None required

What can I do when I finish?

Progression internally: You may be able to progress to the Level 3 Early Years Educator course. Employment opportunities: child and family centres; community nursery; nursery worker; day nurseries; and hospital nurseries. Child-minding, nanny work. Early Years Educators may also work in primary schools to support the work of teachers.

What next?

If you would like to apply, please click on the APPLY section below. Thank you.


Click here for Childcare/Early Years courses on the National Careers Service website

National Careers Service