Jobs in childcare

Challenge reference: 7643

Notional learning hours  10
Level Entry 2
Subject area
Preparing for Adulthood pathway
Vocational area
Learning aim

The learner will develop a basic understanding of different career paths when looking after children, and what requirements there are for each role.

Learning context

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Learning outcomes

What the learner needs to know, understand or be able to do

The learner will:

  1. Be able to identify the different types of childcare jobs available.

  2. Be aware of the training requirements for each childcare role identified.

Assessment criteria

What the learner need to demonstrate in order to meet the learning outcome

The learner can:

    • Identify a range of childcare jobs available in their community (at least three) 
    • Explain the responsibilities of each role
    • List the advantages and disadvantages of each role
    • Research the training criteria required for each role
    • Produce a summary of findings eg a PPT, poster, spreadsheet