New Zealand Certificate in Early Childhood Learning and Care

VSTET Limited

Subject area

Nannying and Early Childhood Care

Qualification

Check out Fees Free to see whether you are eligible for a year of fees-free study or two years industry training. Contact your provider to confirm your study options meet the criteria.

Entry requirements

There are no mandatory prerequisites for this qualification.

Safety checks
Completion of this qualification may require practical experience within an early childhood setting. Placements require the candidate to pass a safety check consistent with the requirements of the Children's Act 2014.

For more information on the Children's Act 2014, safety checking regulations and guidelines see http://childrensactionplan.govt.nz/.

About the course

What can I expect out of this qualification?

The purpose of this qualification is to provide Aotearoa New Zealand with people who have early childhood learning and life skills. The primary focus is on parenting roles or as support for kaiāwhina and carers in a supervised environment relating to caring for infants, toddlers, and/or young children, and for learners to be involved in formally recognised learning.
Graduates may contribute to improved community and family outcomes by providing support for infants, toddlers, and young children.

What graduates earn

Graduates who studied Human Welfare Studies and Services at this level can earn:

$38,000

Median earnings one year after study

$40,000

Median earnings two years after study

$43,000

Median earnings five years after study

Status one year after study

Employment rate two years after study

58%

Employment rate two years after study

Data as at November 2021

Scholarship information

Examples of related scholarships

Heartland Bank Freemasons Scholarships

Provided by:

Freemasons New Zealand - National Office

Website:

http://freemasonsnz.org/charity/

Value:

$6,000 - one per Division.

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CrazyGames.com Annual Student Scholarship

Provided by:

CrazyGames.com - Scholarships Coordinator

Website:

http://crazygames.com/scholarship

Value:

$1,500 USD Worldwide Student Scholarship

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This information comes from Generosity New Zealand. For more scholarships, search their givME database (formerly called BreakOut) via your college, university or local library website.

Contact details

Main Campus Office

Phone: (027) 4181002
Email: admin@vstet.ac.nz
Web: http://www.vstet.ac.nz

Please contact the provider for details of where this qualification is offered.

Sources

NZQA supplies course information based on material from the provider.

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