Is it for me?

To work in this sector, you will need to be able to use your initiative and have lots of patience. You also need to be friendly, enthusiastic, have a warm and inspiring attitude that children will respond, making them feel nurtured and happy.

Our facilities

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. 

Career ready

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

Have you seen our excellent facilities?

We have some of the best facilities for childcare students including:

  • Brand new Health Hub and simulation area for role plays.

  • Virtual babies for an exciting hands-on, simulated experience of caring for a baby.


pass rate on our health, public services and care courses.

Expert & friendly support