This qualification is suitable for learners aged 18 or over who are currently employed as a level 3 Early Years Practitioner.
It is ideal for learners who are looking to develop leadership and specialist skills for use in their current role, or in preparation to take on a leadership role or specialist role such as a Special Educational Needs Coordinator or Physical Activity and Nutrition Coordinator.
What are the benefits?
Develop and use leadership, mentoring, coaching and reflection skills in your place of work
Fully online so you don’t have to take time out of work to gain the Level 4 qualification
Prepares you for study at a higer level for example, a Foundation Degree in Early Years
How is it delivered?
This work-based course is delivered online via our virtual learning environment and is supported by high quality resources and expert tutoring. The content covers the age range from 0-5 years and you will complete 5 mandatory units to achieve the qualification:
Enabling children to learn
Promoting health and well-being through physical activity and 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
How is it assessed?
The qualification is assessed through a workbased portfolio of evidence arranged to reflect application of theoretical knowledge in practice with clear expectations of engagement with statutory frameworks.
There are no setting based obsevations or assessments.
What does it cost?
The qualification costs
We have a payment plan
available - please get in
touch to discuss.