All early years services should be staffed by a well-trained and properly qualified workforce.

This topic describes the variety of qualifications available to those wanting to work with children and build a career within the children’s workforce. It covers the Level 2 Certificate and Level 3 Diploma for the Children and Young People's Workforce, Apprenticeships and Foundation Degrees. It also covers the Early Years Teachers programme.

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