Study a range of topics such as child development, safeguarding and special educational needs, as well as the role of families and support agencies. You will specialise in Early Years Education, putting everything you learn into practice with a substantial industry placement with a school or nursery, giving you invaluable experience.
To work in this sector, you need to be friendly, patient and enthusiastic and have a warm and inspiring attitude that children will respond to and feel nurtured and happy. You will need to be able to work well as part of a team and communicate effectively.
You will study this subject full-time at Ashington Campus and will have access to our simulated learning space which will provide fantastic new facilities and hands on learning opportunities.
We work with a number of local employers and organisations such as schools and childcare settings to help you gain essential real-world skills and experience
Northumberland College Zoo is offering families the opportunity to get into the festive spirit with festive, fun-filled, family day outs in December
November 8, 2022
Northumberland College staff and students volunteered at this year’s Kielder Marathon and helped ensure the event was a huge success.
November 3, 2022
A wallaby that caught the nation’s attention has been given a ‘forever home’ at Northumberland College Zoo.
October 31, 2022