With most children today living in a family where both parents work, the need for quality child care is growing rapidly. Many Early Childhood Education and Care (Child Care) centres have long waiting lists, which mean that more centres are needed. That is, employment prospects of the qualified early childhood educator are excellent. Employment opportunities are many and varied as the need for workers continues to increase.
Certificate III in Early Childhood Education and Care
This qualification is for people who want to work as an early childhood educator in a centre-based service and family day care. This is the entry-level qualification for anyone wishing to commerce a career in the Early Childhood Educator.
You will learn how to use a national learning framework, regulations and quality standards to support the education and care of children from birth to school age. You will be able to facilitate play and ensure children’s health and safety while supporting their learning and well-being.
Diploma of Early Childhood Education and Care
This diploma course is for Childrenâ€™s Services Workers who are seeking in a management role with responsibility for planning and implementing Early Childhood programs. Enrolling in this course, it will help you expand your knowledge of licensing, accreditation and duty of care requirements and advance your human resource skills to effectively supervise staff and volunteers.