The Rise Trust Children’s Centre are offering a chance for those who wish to work in Childcare an opportunity to gain a Level 2 qualification in Certificate in the Children and Young Peoples Workforce.

Learners need to commit to weekly workshops run by a tutor from Swindon College at one of trusts centres, complete assignments set at the workshops and volunteer at one of their Early Excellence Centres for at least 6 hours a week for gain work experience.

The qualification can take up to 12 months with 22 workshops to complete. All workshops and volunteering sessions are within school hours, term time.

To qualify:
 – Learners must be unemployed and in receipt of state benefits
 – Learners must be a registered volunteer with The Rise Trust
 – Learners must be able to attend the Information and Registration Session on Wednesday 6th December at Spring Rise Children’s Centre, Chippenham at 12.30pm
 – Learners must provide their own textbook & study resources
 – Learners must be available to start the workshops and volunteer placement in Feb/Mar18

For more information and to apply please contact Vicky Watt, Volunteer Coordinator on 01249 445288 or

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