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Information about the workplace, pay and conditions, training, qualifications and how to start and build a career in work with babies and young children.

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Nursery Food: Training - A la carte

Practitioners with nutritional knowledge are key to instilling healthy habits in children. Meredith Jones Russell looks at the training options.

Latest Careers & Training In Depth

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My Best course - Rating the environment

A course using the US-devised Environment Rating Scales for quality prompted Priya Dhanda, deputy manager of LEYF's Noah's Ark in Tower Hamlets, to reorganise her setting.

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Health in the workplace - Painful work?

Knee pain affects a quarter of adults aged 50 and over, so how do older practitioners cope with a job that requires them to be on their hands and knees all day? Sue Cussen, 54, a...

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Guide to EYE: part 5 - The CACHE approach

Cache's work-based qualification requires six-week projects studying individual children and 350 hours' placement in a minimum of one setting. Gabriella Jozwiak gives us the low-down....


Childcare & Early Years Qualifications

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Beginners please!

Level 1 Qualifications in Early Years Education and Childcare

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On the road

Level 2 Qualifications in Early Years Education and Childcare

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Moving ahead

Level 3 Qualifications in Early Years Education and Childcare

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Experience tells

Level 4 Qualfications in Early Years Education and Childcare

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Build the foundations

Level 5 Qualifications in Early Years Education and Childcare

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To a degree

Level 6 Qualifications in Early Years Education and Childcare

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Go to the top

Level 7 Qualifications in Early Years Education and Childcare