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Early Learning and Childcare

Giving children the building blocks to get off to a good start in life is vital, and at Glasgow Clyde College, our courses are designed to give you an excellent foundation in Early Education and Child Care. 

Early Education And Childcare Students

Jobs in Early Education and Child Care

If you're looking to develop the next generation, a career in Early Education and Child Care could be for you. Studying in this area can prepare you to work in a variety of establishments, such as local authority nurseries, education partnership institutions and private child care settings. 

To enhance your studies, you may also consider pursuing opportunities independently, such as working at local youth clubs, summer play schemes and private tutoring, all of which will gain you practical experience.

Some of our courses also allow our students to become eligible to register with the Scottish Social Services Council as Child Care Practioners or Early Years Workforce.

For further information on careers in Early Education and Child Care, click here.

Early Education And Childcare Student

Further Study Opportunities

As well as a range of Early Education courses at Glasgow Clyde College to progress to, students can progress to degree courses such as BA Childhood Practice at University of Strathclyde or BA Primary Education at Stirling University.

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