• Do you aspire to a career within the childcare sector?
  • Do you want to teach in a primary school?
  • Do you want to gain experience by learning on a work placement?

We offer nationally recognised qualifications which meet the needs of students, employers and the industry. Our excellent work placement opportunities provide you with first-hand experience of working in the sector, allow you to apply theory to practice and gain an insight into the work roles available.

Our highly skilled and experienced tutors and links with employers will ensure you are supported to achieve your career goals, are work ready and well prepared to join the workforce or progress onto further study.

Courses and Apprenticeships available in:

  • Childcare
  • Childhood Studies
  • Childcare and Education
  • Early Years Education and Care
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We allow our students to gain first-hand experience by providing workplace opportunities in organisations such as day nurseries, infant schools and child minding organisations.

Many of our students often go on to Higher Education degrees including early years teaching, childhood studies and foundation degrees as well as a very high percentage of them progressing into employment.

Following the Childcare
route you could be:
  • Child Minder
  • Primary School Teaching
  • Nursery Teaching

Higher Education Courses
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“My favourite part of my course is bringing new ideas to the nursery because you learn so much, it’s hard work doing it full-time but you reap the benefits and I’ve enjoyed it.”

Kay Hall
Foundation Degree in Childhood Studies

Rotherham College student, Kay Hall, will be graduating this year and has a full-time job as a Nursery Officer at Bright Skies Day Nursery in Dinnington that she loves.

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