This framework is to develop knowledge and skills relating to the Early Years Workforce (Early Years Educator). At Level 3 (Advanced Apprenticeship), the qualification confirms competence in this area and serves as the required qualification (for all new practitioners) for registration and regulatory requirements in the early learning and childcare sector.
Please note that in order to enrol onto this Apprenticeship course, you need to have an employer who will support you with the Apprenticeship and be employed in a relevant job role. If you already have an employer for your Apprenticeship, or would like more information on how to find an Apprenticeship, please click Apply Now.
If you are an Employer who is looking to recruit an Apprentice or already have someone you would like to enrol onto the Apprenticeship course, please contact our Employer Partnerships Team on 01603 773365 to discuss next steps.
The typical length of this work based learning programme is between 24 months.
Please note all Apprenticeships involve an element of college attendance and also involve off the job training.
We have multiple entry dates onto this Apprenticeship course throughout the year, as such please contact our Employer Partnerships Team to confirm when our next course start date is. If you would like to enrol onto this Apprenticeship course and have an employer/candidate in place, please contact our Employer Partnerships Team to discuss next steps – email EmployerPartnerships@CCN.ac.uk
or call 01603 773365.
CACHE Level 3 Diploma for the Early Years Workforce (Early Years Educator) (QCF)
Learners must achieve 61 credits to achieve the Level 3 Diploma for the Early Years Workforce (Early Years Educator) (QCF). To do this they must complete the 23 mandatory units from four different themes.