Careers in Childcare
Bedford Borough Council has its own Training and Assessment
Centre (BTAC), so welcome to our page about careers
in childcare! We offer training advice and courses to
both those working in the childcare profession and those wishing to
begin a career in childcare. We also offer recruitment advice
to childcare setting’s looking to recruit new staff, and advertise
We offer a confidential, impartial service and we are
Are YOU working or volunteering with children in a
Bedford Borough school or early years setting?
There are new courses for teaching assistants and early
years assistants starting SOON!
- 10 hours a week, voluntary or paid work
- A series of 1 day workshops in
- A personal assessor to help support
you through the qualification.
- No exams at the end!
Some funding may be available
particularly if you are a JSA client.
Call the Recruitment Helpline, and speak to a trained advisor
for an informal chat, on 01234 228847. Or e-mail us by
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