Our staff have a huge range of experience of working with children and will pass their knowledge on to you.
You will learn in an inclusive environment to suit your needs.
We offer work placement opportunities to enhance your employability skills as part of some study programmes.
We work alongside over 200 childcare and education providers to support work placement and future employment opportunities for our students.
We have superb facilities including a nursery and a classroom which allow you to become familiar with a work setting whilst you are in College.
of our Childcare and Education Profession students went on to work or further study after completing their course.
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.
“I have settled into college life well. The tutors are nice and I have made friends. I particularly enjoy the various tasks I do as part of my course. I am aiming to progress to a Level 2 course when I complete my current course.”
Horizon Community College
Childcare and Education (Early Years Educator) Level 3 Full-time
“Being a student at Barnsley College is really good! I get all the support I need from tutors who are available outside lessons.”
Childcare Level 3
“I would recommend the college to others because they will be learning within modern facilities with a wide variety of classroom equipment to make learning interesting.”
Studying Education with TESOL at the University of Hull
Early Years BA (Hons)
“I enjoy being part of a close-knit group in my classes where plenty of support is available. The course entails a lot of group work and the tutors are very hands-on. They also make themselves available to help you outside classes and pass on their knowledge and experience during classes.”