Early Learning & Childcare Academy
Early Learning and Childcare (ELC) is changing!
Across Scotland, ELC is modernising and becoming more flexible – this means more opportunities for even more enthusiastic practitioners.
If you live in Aberdeen City, Aberdeenshire or Moray and have an interest in early learning and childcare browse our pages for information on career pathways to suit you or read more on the work of the Academy.
The expansion of ELC gives more flexible routes into the sector as a progressive career option with potentially 1,000 jobs in ELC being introduced across the North East.
A day in the life
Would a career in Early Learning and Childcare suit me?
ELC Practitioners are responsible for giving our children the best start in life – they nurture and enhance creativity to help shape young lives. If you answer YES to these questions a career in ELC could be perfect for you!
- Do you want to give children the best start in life in a job with great career prospects?
- Do you want to help children learn and develop?
- Do you want to work in a positive environment where every day is different?
- Would you like to gain new skills and qualifications while working?