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Childcare – NCFE Cache Level 4 Certificate for the Early Years Advanced Practitioner

Course Code: 77015-01

This course would suit learners who are looking to develop leadership and specialist skills for use in their current role, or in preparation to take on a specialist role such as a Special Educational Needs Coordinator or a Physical Activity and Nutrition Coordinator.

It would also suit learners who want to progress to further learning to take on a position of leadership within the setting.

Cost TBC
When September 2020 Duration1 Year
LevelLevel 4 Attendancefull time

This course would suit learners who are looking to develop leadership and specialist skills for use in their current role, or in preparation to take on a specialist role such as a Special Educational Needs Coordinator or a Physical Activity and Nutrition Coordinator.

It would also suit learners who want to progress to further learning to take on a position of leadership within the setting.

The content of this course covers the age range from 0-5 years and includes the following areas:

  • Enabling children to learn
  • Promoting health and well being
  • Special educational needs
  • Working with families implementing change

 

Learners will develop and use skills of leadership, mentoring, coaching and reflection as they complete the qualification through work-based learning opportunities.

Internal assessment approach: work-based portfolio of evidence arranged to reflect application of theoretical knowledge in practice with clear expectations of engagement with statutory frameworks.

The course will be delivered at Keighley College in classrooms, lecture theatre, practical workshop and observation in childcare settings.

This course is suitable for learners aged 18 and over, who are currently employed, volunteering as an early years practitioner.

It would suit learners who are looking to develop leadership and specialist skills for use in their current role, or in preparation to take on such a socialist role such as a Special Educational Needs Coordinator or a Physical Activity and Nutrition Coordinator.

It would also suit learners who want to progress to further learning to take on a position of leadership within the setting.

The ability to progress to Foundation Degree or Teaching and Learning Early Years Education.

Although the qualification will not be eligible for UCAS points, it could provide evidence for a personal statement to enable mature students to enter higher Education.

You would also have the opportunity to apply for job roles such as:

  1. SENCO (Special Educational Needs Coordinator) – for staff who are undertaking the responsibility of SENCO in the setting.
  2. PANCO (Physical Activity and Nutrition Coordinator) – for staff who are undertaking the responsibility of PANCO in the setting.
  3. Internal progression at a higher level including those with management responsibilities.
  4. Leadership, mentoring, supervision and management opportunities.

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Keighley College

Bradford Road, Keighley
West Yorkshire BD21 4HQ United Kingdom

Tel: 01535 685000
Student Absence Line: 01535 685109 / attendance@keighleycollege.ac.uk
Email: enquiries@keighleycollege.ac.uk

Exams Email: exams-KLY@leedscitycollege.ac.uk