This T Level programme has been developed in collaboration with employers and businesses so everything you will learn will meet the needs of industry and prepare you for work. The course will provide the knowledge and experience needed to open the door to highly skilled employment, an Apprenticeship or higher level study, including university.
The core component provides a broad understanding of Education and Childcare and what it covers. In your first year you will study the following topics:
The core component will be assessed through a project set by employers in the industry and two externally-set tests.
The industry placement combined with the occupational specialism content will allow you to develop the relevant skills in preparation for your career in either Early Years or with Assisting Teaching. The occupational specialisms are assessed through skills-based assessments that have been created in conjunction with relevant employers.
The content of the Early Years Educator occupational specialism will accompany an extended industry placement of 700 hours over the two years and will cover the following topics:
T Levels offer many opportunities for progression, including:
The overall aim of this T Level is to see you progress into a career in Early Years such as a Nanny, Nursery Practitioner, Childminder or Nusery Manager.