This qualification sets the standard for anyone working in early years. An early years practitioner works with children aged 0-5 years and supports their early education in a safe environment. Find out how to help children to get ready for school and watch them learn and develop in your care. This course will give you the knowledge and skills to get a job working in education or childcare. You could go on to be a nursery nurse, reception class teacher, childminder or nanny.