Early Learning and Childcare Careers

Info to help you get a rewarding career in Early Learning and Childcare.

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Why work in Early Learning and Childcare

There are jobs in Early Learning and Childcare being created all over Scotland. Get all the info on pay and conditions, the amazing career progression, and what it’s actually like working in Childcare (Spoiler: it’s not about nappies and babysitting!).

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How to get started

Everything you need to know about job requirements including on-the-job training, qualifications, and funding.


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