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Careers with children and young people

Find out how to build a career working with children and young people. It can be challenging work but brings great satisfaction.

Working in early years, childcare and play

Are you good with children? Do you find it easy to capture their imagination with activities and role play? If so, what could be more rewarding than working with young children, helping them to learn about the world around them?

It’s work that challenges you daily, but it will bring huge variety and satisfaction.

Visit the Play Learn Grow website for details of training, career routes, job opportunities, and more.

Registered childminders

Visit the Care and Social Services Inspectorate Wales (CSSIW) website for a leaflet explaining the steps about registering with to become a child minder.

Youth work

Have you got what it takes or have you considered a great and rewarding career in Youth Work? To find out visit the Thank Sam website.

Careers Wales

Visit the Careers Wales website for advice and guidance, or phone 0800 100 900.