Childcare and Education
Childcare workers have the opportunity to impact children for the rest of their lives ! Could this be you?
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In the Black Country there are lots of organisations that will advertise for childcare roles.
The 4 local authorities Sandwell, Dudley, Wolverhampton and Walsall offer childcare positions. Some of the other companies that have advertised positions in 2021 were years, YMCA Black Country Group and Solutions 4 Educare.
Are you interested in a career working with young children? If so, the Childcare sector could be for you! Many people working with children do not consider it a job but see it as an opportunity to make a difference to a child’s life.
Enthusiasm and communication skills are the top 2 common skills employers request in job adverts in this sector
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What you'll need
You’ll need to be understanding, the ability to remain calm in stressful situations, the ability to work well with others, excellent verbal communication skills, customer service skills, the ability to understand people’s reactions and active listening skills
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Red – Formal Qualifications required – GCSE’s grades 4-9 , Level 3 Qualifications , A levels, or Degree
Amber – Some Formal Qualifications may be required at Level 2 depending on the employer this will vary depending on the organisation and position
Green – No formal Qualification required