Children and Young People's Workforce
This information is taken from an apprenticeship framework. It sets out what qualifications the apprentice can achieve.
- 2 (equivalent to GCSEs at grades A* to C)
- Typical length
- 12 months
- Current funding band
Up to £2,000 per apprentice.
More information about funding
- Entry requirements
Your chosen training provider can advise you about entry requirements for apprentices.
- Suitable roles for apprentices
Your chosen training provider can advise you about the kinds of skills apprentices will learn.
- Assistant Youth Support and Community Worker
- Care Worker/ Care Assistant
- Early Years Worker/ Early Years Assistant
Apprentices will also achieve a theory-based (or 'knowledge') qualification:
- Award in Employment Responsibilities and Rights in Health, Social Care, Children and Young People's Settings (RQF)
Apprentices will achieve a practical and theory-based (or 'combined') qualification:
- BTEC Diploma for Early Years Practitioners
- BTEC Technical Diploma in Children's Play, Learning and Development (Early Years Practitioner)
- Certificate for the Children and Young People's Workforce
- Certificate for the Children and Young People's Workforce (England)
- Certificate for the Children and Young People's Workforce (RQF)
- Diploma for the Early Years Practitioner
- Diploma for the Early Years Practitioner (England)
- Diploma for the Early Years Practitioner (RQF)
Your chosen training provider can advise you about the qualifications open to apprentices as they can change depending on individual and other circumstances.
- Professional registration
- None specified.