Postgraduate Certificate in Early Years with Early Years Teacher Status

This course gives professional recognition to practitioners who have the skills to lead high-quality early years practice. It has a strong practical focus and is designed to be studied alongside work in an early years setting, enabling you to continue with your current employment while you study. Assessment is 100 per cent by coursework.

Concepts of leadership and management will be explored, including managing and measuring the impact of change. Contemporary and controversial issues will also be examined to strengthen your ability to engage critically with information sources.

Endorsed by the government, this course is completely funded – including payment to your employer to fund supply cover enabling them to release you for ten per cent of the time.

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