Working in childcare
If you are interested in working in childcare there are a range of rewarding career opportunities available.
Childcare jobs include:
- Nursery workers
- Pre-school or playgroup staff and playworkers
- Teaching assistants
- Crèche leaders.
Register to become a childminder or childcare provider on GOV.UK.
Training and qualifications
The level of training or qualifications you need will depend on the type of work you want to do.
Find out more about childcare career options.
Find out about childcare BTEC Diplomas and Certificates from:
- City and Guilds or by calling 0844 543 0033
- Council for Awards in Children’s Care & Education by emailing email@example.com
- NCFE by calling 0191 239 8000.