Start a Rewarding Career Working with Children
“Become a Sought-After Early Childcare Assistant and Get a Career that Makes a Positive Impact in Only 35 weeks”
With more than half of all parents with preschool-age children working outside the home, there is currently a huge demand for high-quality Childcare Workers. If you’re a caring individual interested in fostering the emotional and intellectual growth of young children, then now could be a great time for you to start a rewarding career in professional Childcare. You could be taking advantage of plentiful rewarding Childcare job opportunities in as little as 35 weeks.
As a student in the Evergreen College Early Childcare Assistant program you’ll learn to identify, target and secure your job in today’s job market. Top employers will be impressed with your wealth of knowledge and practical experience and you’ll advance quickly in your new career while making a real difference in the lives of children.
Becoming a Childcare Expert
Take a look at the interesting and important areas you’ll become experienced in as an Early Childcare Assistant:
- Introduction to Early Child Care and Education
- Roles and Responsibilities
- Child, Family and Community
- Introduction to Child Development
- Introduction to Prenatal and Infant Development
- Introduction to Toddler Development
- Introduction to Preschool Development
- Observation Skills
- Guiding Children
- Curriculum Planning
- Written Communication Skills
- Health and Safety
Plus, in addition to the well-regarded Evergreen College Early Childcare Assistant Certification, as a successful graduate of this program you’ll also receive your First Aid and CPR certifications.
Graduates of the Evergreen Early Childcare Assistant program have found employment in Daycare Centres, Nursery Schools, Pre-Schools, Kindergartens, Government & Non-Profit Organizations and Private Homes. As a certified Childcare professional with good references you could also become successfully self-employed.
Clinical Placement: Nothing Beats On-the-Job Experience
You’ll make a smooth transition from training into the professional setting and will start your new career with confidence after gaining plenty of hands-on, practical experience in a real work setting before you graduate. Some students are even offered jobs with their placement employers. You could land a great job while you’re still in school!
Flexible Schedules to Fit Your Lifestyle
In the Community Service Worker Program at Evergreen College you can choose the schedule that fits your lifestyle. You will have the option to attend the classes in the Morning, Evening, or choose our weekends option. We recognize that our students have a variety of responsibilities. Whatever your unique situation, Evergreen has a program that works for you.
Discover Your Funding Opportunities
Your education is an investment in your future. At Evergreen College we realize that all students come from unique financial backgrounds. There are many options when it comes to financing your education including Second Career for individuals receiving EI or OW, programs for recipients of WSIB & ODSP, Instalment Payment Plans, Bursaries, Scholarships, Loans, Lines of Credit and more. Our Financial Aid experts can help you navigate your funding options and discover the financing solution that’s right for you.