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CARE & EDUCATION

If care is your calling , or you ’ d like to shape young minds in the education industry – this programme is for you .
WHAT QUALIFICATIONS WILL I GET ?
Everyone on the course will have the opportunity to gain a business administration qualification to give you the transferrable skills needed for an Apprenticeship .
You can then go on to gain a qualification in care or education on securing an Apprenticeship .
WHAT WILL I STUDY ?
This course will give you a broad understanding of the care industry , relevant to those wanting to work in both Childcare and Adult Social Care .
Trainees will have the opportunity to complete short courses based on your career aspirations , aimed at developing the skills you need to be attractive to employers .
These courses will depend on your career aspirations , but can include :
FIRST AID
FOOD SAFETY
SAFEGUARDING
You ’ ll also have the opportunity to complete work experience with a local employer , where you can put your new skills into practice and learn more about how the industry works by completing real tasks and shadowing experienced professionals .
WHAT TYPES OF APPRENTICESHIP CAN I PROGRESS INTO ?
AVERAGE SALARY ( A YEAR )
TYPICAL HOURS ( A WEEK )
Apprentice Nursery Nurse , Teaching Assistant , Care Assistant , Care Worker , Early Years Assistant .
£ 12,621 to £ 31,286
Starter Experienced
30 HOURS A WEEK
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