Children’s services is an area of growing job potential as the demands of modern life increasingly require parents to balance work and family.

A career in children’s services can be meaningful, challenging and rewarding. Your career options can range from a certificate 3 level educator, to an early childhood teacher. Please refer to course information for career path details.

Our range of courses will equip you with the knowledge and skills necessary to be an effective early childhood educator, teacher and leader. You will learn the skills and knowledge required to provide enriching programs for infants, pre-schoolers and school age children. 

As a student of the Bachelor of Early Childhood Education or Graduate Diploma in Early Childhood Teaching, you will have the opportunity to apply for a scholarship to the NZ Early Childhood Study Tour where you visit a variety of early childhood services of the Maori and Pakeha cultures.