• Early years educator apprenticeship requirement u-turn confirmed

    The government has finally confirmed that it is u-turning on the requirements for early years educator apprenticeships. Currently early years learners must achieve at least a grade C in English and maths GCSE to pass the level three course, but from April this will be broadened to include functional skills. The announcement was reported to

    13.19 Mar. 3rd, 2017 | News

  • Consultation sparks hope for early years educator apprenticeships u-turn

    Campaigners hope overwhelming pressure has forced the government to clear the way for a u-turn over GCSE requirements for early years educator (EYE) apprenticeships, following the launch of a new consultation. It follows outrage when it was announced in September 2014 that EYE applicants would have to gain at least a C in maths and English

    0.01 Nov. 5th, 2016 | News