This qualification is ideal for childcare practitioners who have line-management/leadership responsibilities e.g. room leader. This award is can be used as Recognition of Prior Learning for those within to progress onto the Childhood Practice Degree.
The level 4 has been designed in partnership with the Sector Skills Council, Skills for Care and Development to ensure relevance to the sector and is recognised by the Scottish Social Services Council (SSSC) as a qualification appropriate for all senior and/or managers in childcare, early education and out of school care settings. This qualification is delivered using an online portfolio.