This apprenticeship is an introduction to the primary aspects of working with children and young people between the ages of 4 to 16 in play environments. It will provide an understanding of playwork values, and the importance of play and playwork in children
and young peoples lives.
Working within a play environment with children and young people
Supporting children and young people?s play
Two GCSEs at grade A* to E, plus English at grade 2 or above.
You need to be employed within the childcare setting or have an employer in this area willing to take you on as an apprentice.
As your programme may involve working with children, you will be required to undertake a satisfactory Disclosure Barring Service (DBS) check.