Now is a great time to think about taking an apprenticeship. There are more opportunities than ever before for those looking to work as playworkers, and apprenticeships in this area can lead to secure employment upon completion.
As an apprentice you are paid as you learn. You will go through a structured training programme that teaches all aspects of play - working alongside experienced staff to learn the skills you require.
Our Centres can offer apprenticeships to anyone who is over 16, living in England and not in full-time education.
As part of the apprentice programme you will take the qualifications shown below.
Level 2: Intermediate Level Apprenticeship in Playwork (England)
Level 2 Diploma in Playwork (NVQ) (QCF)
Level 2 Award in Employment Awareness in Active Leisure and Learning (QCF)
Level 1 English and Mathematics Functional Skills
Level 3: Advanced Level Apprenticeship in Playwork (England)
Level 3 Diploma in Playwork (NVQ) (QCF)
Level 3 Award in Employment Awareness in Active Leisure and Learning (QCF)
Level 2 English and Mathematics Functional Skills
For more information on playwork apprenticeships go to http://www.apprenticeships.org.uk/Types-of-Apprenticeships/Leisure-Travel-and-Tourism/Playwork.aspx