This one year qualification is designed to help applicants build the knowledge and skills required when working with children and young people from birth to 5 years, and gain knowledge of children aged 5-7 years. This course is aimed at leaners 16+
You will need 5 GCSEs, including English at grade C (4/5) or Functional Skills Level 2 Conditional offers are subject to exam results, references, and your suitability to work within the Childcare/Education Sector.
This 1 Year course is made up of 23 mandatory units. The criteria for the 23 units will be covered as follows: Theme 1 - Health and Wellbeing, Theme 2 - Legislation frameworks, Theme 3 - Play development and learning for school readiness Theme 4 - Professional development.
Internal assessment by a range of methods including direct observations, e-portfolio of evidence, written assignments and a set of synoptic assessment tasks set by CACHE. You will also be required to show competence in a real work environment. Full achievement of the qualification will not be possible until all components are completed. Please ensure you bring a handwritten personal statement of approximately 200 words to your interview, stating why you would like to work in the Childcare sector.
CACHE Level 3 Diploma in Early Years Education and Care (EYE)
Please complete an application form and return to the College - either online, by post or in person at one of our campuses.
Yes, you will need to meet with a member of staff for an interview and an initial assessment.
There will be additional costs for: study materials, travel costs to and from your placement, Disclosure & Barring Service and text books
To apply or enrol for this course you must first create an account with the College. This is a simple process that should not take more than a few minutes.
If you have any difficulties with applying online or have any other questions please Contact Us, or call 020 8266 4000. Please note this is not a 24 hour helpline.