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Early Years Advanced Practitioner CACHE NCFE Level 4 Certificate

NCFE CACHE Level 4 Certificate

What does the qualification cover?
Learners will need to complete 5 mandatory units. The content covers the age range from 0-5 years and includes the following:

  • enabling children to learn 
  • promoting health and well-being through physical activity & nutrition co-ordination (PANCo) in the early years 
  • working with others to support children with additional needs, including Special Educational Needs and Disability
  • working with families and other professionals in early years settings 
  • implementing change in an early years setting incorporating a small scale research project

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

Entry Requirements
Learners must be 19+ and hold a full Level 3 Early Years/Childcare qualification. This is a work-based qualification. Learners must be employed in an Early Years setting at Level 3 to complete this qualification.

Duration and Delivery
The course will be delivered On-line over 30 weeks with support session on Saturdays.

Progression
Upon achievement of this qualification learners will become Advanced Practitioners in their settings and will be able to progress onto a Foundation Degree.

Additional Information
This course would also suit learners who want to progress to further learning to take on a position of leadership within the setting. Advanced Learning Loans is available for this course if appropriate.

Which type of job roles can you apply for on completion?

SENCO (Special Educational Needs Coordinator) – for staff who are undertaking the responsibility of SENCO in the setting 

PANCO role (Physical Activity and Nutrition Coordinator)
Internal progression at higher level including those with management responsibilities

Leadership, mentoring, supervision and management opportunities

For further information, please contact:
Somia Ibrahim on 07377131640 / somia@pdt.org.uk 
Paddington Development Trust, Office B, Norland House, Queensdale Crescent, London W11 4TL
Tel: 020 74606488