Diploma in Nursery Management - Level 4 Certification

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Overview Managing an organisation or a business is quite difficult, let alone a nursery with dozens of children and young …


Managing an organisation or a business is quite difficult, let alone a nursery with dozens of children and young people under you. It can be even difficult for a beginner who is passionate about helping and working with children through the establishment of his/her own nursery. However, with the right guidance and training, you can own your dream business and earn an impressive income. This Diploma in Nursery Management – Level 4 has been developed to help you with just that by educating you on all crucial aspects of nursery management.

From communicating with the children, young people, workers and teachers in the nursery setting, to promoting play among small kids, this course program will exposure you to a wealth of knowledge that will come a long way in your teaching or nursery management career. The course curriculum also includes chapters that will show you how to ensure health and safety among children, how to promote learning, development and care for children and how to observe, assess and report the progress of a child to the relevant parties.

Designed in a manner that is well suited for beginners and professionals, this course will beautifully relay the measures that can be implemented to safeguard and protect the children and young people. This course will explore also the concepts of inclusion and equality that are crucial for a nursery setting to promote a more diverse environment.

The Quality Licence Scheme, endorses high-quality, non-regulated provision and training programmes. This means that Global Edulink* has undergone an external quality check to ensure that the organisation and the courses it offers, meet defined quality criteria. The completion of this course alone does not lead to a regulated qualification but may be used as evidence of knowledge and skills gained. The Learner Unit Summary may be used as evidence towards Recognition of Prior Learning if you wish to progress your studies in this subject. To this end the learning outcomes of the course have been benchmarked at Level 4 against level descriptors published by Quality Licence Scheme, to indicate the depth of study and level of demand/complexity involved in successful completion by the learner.

The course itself has been designed by Global Edulink* to meet specific learners’ and/or employers’ requirements which cannot be satisfied through current qualifications. Quality Licence Scheme endorsement involves robust and rigorous quality audits by external auditors to ensure quality is continually met. A review of courses is carried out as part of the endorsement process.

This course has been endorsed by the Quality Licence Scheme for its high-quality, non-regulated provision and training programmes. This course is not regulated by Ofqual and is not an accredited qualification. We will be able to advise you on any further recognition, for example progression routes into further and/or higher education. For further information please visit the Learner FAQs on the Quality Licence Scheme website.

*Study365 is an approved reselling partner for Quality Licence Scheme courses under Global Edulink

  • Why consider learning at study365
  • Learning outcomes
  • Access duration
  • Who is this course aimed at?
  • Entry requirements
  • Method of Assessment
  • Certification
  • Endorsed by
  • Progression and career path
  • Other benefits

With so many commitments in our lives, we may not have the time to learn new skills. The beauty of studying online is that you get to find this balance between your education and your daily commitments

Study 365 offers hundreds of online courses to students across the world. Gaining new skills has never been this easy as many of our courses are open to students with little or no qualifications or previous experience. All the courses are up-to-date, relevant, affordable, and will build on existing expertise or give you a jump-start to a new career. The courses are meticulously designed and equals what is offered in a classroom setting. With a solid reputation that has established and made us made us one of the most trusted and reliable online course providers we offer the most convenient path to gain skills and training that will give you the opportunity to put into practice your knowledge and expertise in your chosen career. You can learn at your own pace at Study 365 and you will be provided with all the necessary material, tutorials, qualified course instructor, narrated e-learning modules, interactive quizzes and free resources which include Free CV writing pack, free career support and course demo to make your learning experience enriching and more rewarding.

  • Understand how to manage and communicate with the children, young people, workers and teachers in the nursery setting
  • Learn how to ensure health and safety within the nursery
  • Identify the measures that can be implemented to safeguard and protect children and young people
  • Discover how to promote learning, development and care for children between the ages of 0-5
  • Learn the importance of play in the early years
  • Examine how to observe, assess and report the progress of a child to the relevant parties

The course will be directly delivered to you, and you have 12 months access to the online learning platform from the date you joined the course.  The course is self-paced and you can complete it in stages, revisiting the lectures at any time.

  • Individuals aspiring to gain employment in a nursery
  • Nursery workers, teachers and assistants looking to progress onto the managerial levels
  • Anyone interested in establishing or managing a nursery on their own
  • Learners should be age 19 or over, and must have a basic understanding of Maths, English, and ICT.
  • A qualification at level 3 or above in any discipline.

This online course is assignment-based with learners being assessed upon the submission of a series of assignments. Once you successfully submit the assignments, students will gain a professional qualification. The assignments must be submitted to the instructor through the online learning portal. The assignments will be reviewed and evaluated, with feedback provided to the student on how well they have fared.

Those who successfully complete the course will be issued the Diploma in Nursery Management at QLS Level 4 by the Quality Licence Scheme.

Course Code: QLS-05293

The Quality Licence Scheme is part of the Skills and Education Group, a charitable organisation that unites education and skills-orientated organisations that share similar values and objectives. With more than 100 years of collective experience, the Skills and Education Group’s strategic partnerships create opportunities to inform, influence and represent the wider education and skills sector.

The Skills and Education Group also includes two nationally recognised awarding organisations; Skills and Education Group Awards and Skills and Education Group Access. Through our awarding organisations we have developed a reputation for providing high-quality qualifications and assessments for the education and skills sector. We are committed to helping employers, organisations and learners cultivate the relevant skills for learning, skills for employment, and skills for life.

Our knowledge and experience of working within the awarding sector enables us to work with training providers, through the Quality Licence Scheme, to help them develop high-quality courses and/or training programmes for the non-regulated market.

On completing this course, you will be eligible enough to hold a number of jobs in the nursery management industry. This certificate is also a great opportunity for you to make progress in your career as it puts you in line to demand for a higher pay or job promotion from your employer. Listed below are few of the jobs this certificate will benefit you in, along with the average UK salary per annum according to,

  • Nursery Worker – £16,446 per annum
  • Primary School Teacher – £25,676 per annum
  • Teacher Assistant – £13,990 per annum
  • Elementary School Teacher – £27,468 per annum
  • Nursery Assistant
  • Nursery Manager
  • Written and designed by the industry’s finest expert instructors with over 15 years of experience
  • Repeat and rewind all your lectures and enjoy a personalised learning experience
  • Unlimited 12 months access from anywhere, anytime
  • Save time and money on travel
  • Learn at your convenience and leisure
  • Eligible for a TOTUM discount card
  • Free Career Support Service
  • 25% Discount on personal Statement and covering letter writing service
  • Free Access to Over 150 courses for 2 days (48 hours)
  • Free access to course before you purchase (For selected courses only)

Course Curriculum

1. Communication And Management
Communication And Management
2. Health And Safety In Childcare
Health And Safety In Childcare
3. Safeguarding And Welfare
Safeguarding And Welfare
☑ Assignment
Assignment Brief I – Nursery Management Level 4
☑ Submit Your Assignment
(A) Assignment Submission – Nursery Management Level 4
4. The Early Years Foundation Stage
The Early Years Foundation Stage
5. Observations, Assessments & Planning
Observations, Assessments & Planning
6. Human Resources & Effective Marketing
Human Resources & Effective Marketing
☑ Assignment
Assignment Brief II – Nursery Management Level 4
☑ Submit Your Assignment
(A) Assignment Submission – Nursery Management Level 4

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    Annabella Henderson

    July 30, 2019
    Very Beneficial Course

    I was able to learn a lot on how to take care of children in a nursery setting. Good practices for my future career.

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    Allison Roberts

    July 05, 2019
    Very Useful

    Learnt a lot on how to manage a nursery effectively. Very useful course indeed

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    Alice Davis

    June 21, 2019
    Interesting Course

    Obtained a great wealth of knowledge from this course. It has given me a good level of awareness in this industry as well.

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