T Level in Education and Childcare


  • 16-18
  • 20 hours per week
  • A8061-24
  • 2 September 2024 - 36 weeks
  • Willesden Campus


This course is suitable for anyone who would like a career in early years education, childcare or assisting teaching.

Students will learn core content which includes:

  • understanding the education and childcare sector from 0 – 19
  • how children develop
  • how to support children and young people’s education
  • safeguarding
  • health and safety and wellbeing
  • understanding and managing behaviour
  • observing and assessing children and young people
  • equality and diversity
  • special educational needs and disability
  • English as an additional language
  • working with parents
  • carers and wider families
  • working with agencies and services that support children
  • families and carers and professional development.

In addition to the core content, students will be able to choose one of the following areas to specialise in:

  • Early years educator
  • Assisting teaching
  • Supporting and mentoring students in educational settings