Children & Young People’s Workforce – Intermediate Apprenticeship

NVQ Level 2

1 Year
Theory & Practical

Entry Requirements: GCSE in Maths and English

Course Info

This qualification is designed to help learners build the knowledge and skills needed when working under supervision with children and young people from birth to 19 years of age.

It covers a diverse range of job roles and occupational areas working in children’s settings.

Completion of the mandatory units equips you with the essential knowledge and skills required to work in a supervised support role within a childcare setting, whilst the optional units allow you to choose specific areas of study that will broaden the range of duties you can undertake.


Delivery can be tailored to you and your workplace requirements and can either be day release to college one day a week or total delivery within the workplace.

Entry Requirements & Interview Process

It would be desirable to come with GCSE in Maths and English at a minimum of Grade E or Grade 2.

Learners will need to be in paid employment within a suitable childcare setting for at least 30 hours per week.