Childcare and Education Professions

Study programmes in Childcare and Education Professions

Careers in Childcare and Education Professions

Careers in Childcare and Education Professions

Studying Childcare and Education Professions at Barnsley College will enable you to develop skills for progression to university or a range of careers such as: Play worker, Resort Representative, Hospital Play Specialist.


of Childcare and Education Profession students went on to work or further study after completing their course at Barnsley College.

All students have access to:

Student Profile

Marylouise Middlemiss-Brown

Childcare and Education (Early Years Educator) Level 3 Full-time

“I enjoy learning new things at college and doing activities with children. I chose to study here because I wanted to do my course and I want to get a job in childcare when I complete my course. I would recommend the college to others as it is a nice place to learn and the staff have your best interests at heart.”

Aberdare Community School

Reasons to join us at Barnsley College

Reason 1

Our staff have a huge range of experience of working with children and will pass their knowledge on to you.

Reason 2

You will learn in an inclusive environment to suit your needs.

Reason 3

We offer work placement opportunities to enhance your employability skills as part of some study programmes.

Reason 4

We work alongside over 200 childcare and education providers to support work placement and future employment opportunities for our students.

Reason 5

We have superb facilities including a simulated ward, nursery and classroom which allow you to become familiar with a work setting whilst you are in college.