If you are looking for a career to support and inspire children, to coordinate staff within an Early Education Centre, then this qualification is for you!
With the CHC50113 Diploma of Early Childhood Education and Care, you will learn about children’s development and wellbeing, service leadership and management, program design and implementation, children’s behaviour and inclusion plus more.
The program is designed for people currently working in an education and care setting. It is perfect if you are looking to start your career in early childhood, as well as if you are looking for a qualification to enable career progression into supervisory roles.
Regulations require: –
- For centre-based services – 50 per cent of educators required to meet the relevant ratios in the service must have, or be actively working towards, at least an approved diploma level education and care qualification.
- For family day care services – All family day care coordinators must hold an approved diploma level education and care qualification.
This program is designed for those who are already working in a regulated education and care service as practical application on the job is mandatory for successful completion of this qualification.
Successful completion of the qualification can lead to a range of possible career opportunities in children’s services including authorised supervisor, centre manager, childhood educator, children’s service director / manager, children’s service coordinator, child development worker, program leader, group / team coordinator / leader.