Education and Childcare

Apprenticeship Standards

Find a full list of apprenticeship standards within this sector here.

Here are some examples of the apprenticeship standards available in this sector:

  • Early years educator (Level 3)
  • Teaching assistant (Level 3)
  • Teacher (Level 6)
  • Learning mentor (Level 3)
  • Early years practitioner (Level 2)

Apprenticeship Employers and Training Providers

Here are some examples of employers and training providers offering opportunities within this sector: 


  • Try contacting local nurseries and schools about vacancies within this sector.
  • For the teacher apprenticeship, you will still need a degree before you can undertake it – you could gain a degree through university or an apprenticeship programme.