There will be places for 100 candidates on the 2018 -19 course.
The course lasts a year.
If you aren't currently working in an appropriate setting then we can help you find and choose a suitable setting.
If you do have a setting in mind but it is open for less than 16 hours a week then you can share your hours between two settings.
There will be no training grant paid this year.
16 hours a week of contact with children will be required (School term only).
Your level of Welsh will need to be of sufficient standard to work with children through the medium of Welsh and also of sufficient standard to follow the workshops through the medium of Welsh.
Yes. Your setting can be a Cylch Meithrin, a Day Nursery or a Primary School. We will need to confirm that the setting is appropriate for your training.
You should have finished the training program within one year.
No, but you will have to attend a series of workshops during the year.
The course is delivered in Welsh but you may complete the portfolio work bilingually.
You will receive a CACHE handbook, a course book and a collection of electronic resources.
No. You will receive free copies of all resources.
There will be a total of 7 during the course.
Mudiad Meithrin will discuss the individual needs of each candidate with the setting as circumstances vary with each candidate and setting.
- Cylch Meithrin Assistant
- Cylch Meithrin Leader
- Nusery Assistant
- Nursery Deputy Manager
- Nursery Manager
- After School Club Leader
- After School Club Assistant
- Primary School Classroom Assistant
- Cylch Chwarae Leader
- Creché Practitioner