Level 3 Diploma for the Early Years Practitioner
Learners interested in the Level 3 Diploma for the Early Years Practitioner (Early Years Educator) (Work Based) will be required to demonstrate an in-depth understanding of early years education and care, including that they can support and promote children’s early education and development, plan and provide effective care, teaching and learning that enables children to progress and prepares them for school, make accurate and productive use of assessment, develop effective and informed practice, safeguard and promote the health, safety and welfare of children, work in partnership with the key person, colleagues, parents and/or carers or other professionals.
Compulsory topics include:
- child development
- professional development
- safeguarding children
- diversity, equality and inclusion
- positive behaviour and transitions
- working in partnership
- promoting children’s speech, language and communication
- theories underpinning practice
- supporting children’s activities.