Early years practitioner course
What is the Early years practitioner course?
The Early Years Practitioner course was developed specifically for the northern nanny. Working alongside experts in their field, our nannies receive monthly training followed up by educational discussions all based around early years learning and practice. Topics and themes include; cognitive, emotional and social development; as well as looking at various approaches to learning.
By engaging our nannies in ongoing monthly training sessions, we are ensuring that they are setting the standard for in home care.
Brain Development in the Under 6's
It is widely known that a child’s brain develops more during the early years (0-6 years) than at any other time in life. Brain development after this time, decreases by up to 80%.
What this means is that children who’s brains are under developed often struggle at school and later in life.
What does this mean for my family?
Investing in the right childcare can significantly improve your children’s trajectory and life chances. Making sure that your childcare practitioner is encouraging development and learning within your home environment essential.
This learning and development is a crucial part of the northern nanny ethos. We endeavour to have a significant impact on the lives of all of the children in our care.
What does this mean for my nanny?
Your northern nanny will be trained to explore various educational approaches to learning through the early years practitioner course. They will be given the tools and resources to execute these methods within the home environment, leaving your children buzzing, excited and eager to see them again!
A northern nannies learning and continual development is also our focus. As our nannies work alongside your family, they also will have time for personal development. Through our shared value of continual learning, and making every experience educational, we hope this is a value they will communicate and share with your children also.
Become a Nanny
We are always on the look out for the creme of the crop in childcare! We are looking for passionate, well spoken and confident individuals with a background in childcare or Early Years.
If that’s you, please complete the short form below and a member of our team will be in touch with you shortly.