Early years careers
There are a range of careers available to those who want to work with children 0-5.
Early years practitioners can work in
- local authorities settings including children’s centres or family wellbeing centres
- nursery classes in primary schools or maintained nursery schools
- private and voluntary sector organisations including nurseries and pre-schools
Or as childminders in their own home.
Qualifications for working as an early years practitioner
Qualifications are crucial for career paths that involve caring for children as a childminder, in a private setting or in a school.
Courses for those who want to work, or are already working, Brent childcare settings are available from Brent Start
Practitioners already employed in in a Brent childcare setting can also access training courses for their continuous professional development at Best Brent.