New Zealand Diploma in Early Childhood Education and Care

Bodhi Ltd

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

Academic
There are no mandatory prerequisites to meet regulatory body or legislative requirements for this qualification.

Safety checks
Completion of this qualification requires practical experience within an early childhood setting. These placements will require the candidate to pass a safety check consistent with the requirements of the Vulnerable Children Act 2014.

For more information on the Vulnerable Children 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 proficient educators who, in a range of early childhood contexts, can provide and/or support the education and care of infants, toddlers, and young children. It is also intended to enhance community outcomes.

Graduates may provide supervision and/or guidance of volunteers or other staff, depending on the early childhood setting and associated regulatory framework and criteria.

This qualification does not lead to teacher registration, but it may provide opportunities for graduates, under specified criteria, to progress to a Level 7 ECE initial teacher education qualification.

What graduates earn

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

$23,420

Median earnings one year after study

$25,963

Median earnings two years after study

$38,026

Median earnings five years after study

Status one year after study

Employment rate two years after study

40%

Employment rate two years after study

Scholarship information

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http://www.aut.ac.nz/scholarships

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AUT School Leaver Scholarship - Bachelor of Science

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http://www.aut.ac.nz/scholarships

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$6,500

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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: (9) 818 9398
Email: kiddinn@xtra.co.nz
Web: http://bodhi.ac.nz

Please note this qualification may not be available at all these locations. Please contact the provider for more information.

Campus locations

Waitakere

86 Kaurilands Road
Glen Eden
Waitakere

Where does this information come from?
NZQA supplies this information based on material from the course provider.

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