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Early Years Educator Level 3

 

Early Years Educators, and other job roles such as nursery nurse and childminders, are highly trained professionals who play a key role in ensuring that young children learn and develop well and are kept healthy and safe. They work in a range of settings including full day care, children's centres, preschools, reception classes and as childminders. They may either be working on their own or supervising others to deliver the Early Years Foundation Stage (EYFS) requirements set by Government for the learning, development and care of children from birth to 5 years old.

LARS code: 430

Standard ref: ST0135

Maximum funding:

£6,000

Minimum duration:

18 Months

 

Skillsfirst Assess will be offering end-point assessment for this standard.

 

Apprentices must successfully complete a Level 3 Early Years Educator qualification.  

 

Where an Apprentice has not already achieved Level 2 English and Maths, they must do so before taking the end-point assessment.

 

For those with an education, health and care plan or a legacy statement, the apprenticeships English and maths minimum requirements are Entry Level 3, and the British Sign Language qualification is an alternative to English qualifications for apprentices for whom this is their primary language.

 

Apprentices must successfully complete the Level 3 Award in Paediatric First Aid (RQF) or Level 3 Award in Emergency Paediatric First Aid (RQF) to meet the EYFS requirements.

 

In order to support the delivery of this Apprenticeship Standard, Skillsfirst can offer the following package, which offers a cost and administrative benefit:

 

AS27 - Early Years Educator Level 3 (including Level 2 Reformed Functional Skills)

QAN 

Skillsfirst qualification no.

Title

GLH

TQT

601/8151/5

EYD3

Skillsfirst Level 3 Diploma for the Children & Young People’s Workforce (Early Years Educator) (RQF)

402

 613

601/4590/0

PFA3

Skillsfirst Level 3 Award in Paediatric First Aid (RQF)

22

30

603/4606/1

RFSE2

Skillsfirst Level 2 Functional Skills Qualification in English

55

60

603/4808/2

RFSM2

Skillsfirst Level 2 Functional Skills Qualification in Mathematics

55

60

 

A link to the Early Years Educator Level 3 Apprenticeship Standard can be found here.

 

 

Apprenticeships

Apprenticeship Standards

Adult Care Worker L2

Business Administrator L3

Children, Young People & Families Practitioner L4

Children, Young People & Families Manager L5

Customer Service Practitioner L2

Early Years Practitioner L2

Early Years Educator L3

Lead Adult Care Worker L3

Operations / Departmental Manager L5

Recruitment Resourcer L2

Recruitment Consultant L3

Supply Chain Warehouse Operative L2

Teaching Assistant L3

Team Leader / Supervisor L3