COVID-19 / CORONAVIRUS RESPONSE

All visits will be completed remotely for the coming period to reduce the social contact for our staff, learner, and employers. Please contact the Showcase Office if you have any questions or concerns on 01329 848714.

Recruitment

Introducing: Showcase Recruitment – the one-stop-shop for all Childcare Practitioner job vacancies across the South.

Apprenticeships

Specialist Provider Across Hampshire

Apprenticeship Vacancies

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Standalone Childcare Courses

Apprenticeship route not for you? Find out more about our standalone Childcare courses.

Childcare Traineeships

Not quite ready for an Apprenticeship? A Traineeship is the perfect pre-Apprenticeship route.

Our Delivery Partners

The Education and Skills Funding Agency award us funding for the delivery of Apprenticeships, Traineeships, and standalone sub aims. The ESFA brings together the former responsibilities of the Education Funding Agency (EFA) and Skills Funding Agency (SFA) to create a single agency accountable for funding education and skills for children, young people and adults.

The National Apprenticeships Service is part of the Education and Skills Funding Agency, and is a government agency that coordinates Apprenticeships in England, enabling young people to enter the skilled trades.

Eastleigh College is the 3rd largest college provider of Apprenticeships in England, in terms of funding. We are very fortunate to be a delivery partner for Eastleigh via our Apprenticeships, Traineeships, and AEB funding for standalone qualifications.

 

HTP Training are a training provider based on the Isle of Wight with some delivery on the mainland. We subcontract with HTP to deliver Childcare Apprenticeships here in Hampshire.

 

NCFE/CACHE are our main Awarding Body for Apprenticeships and sub aims including Functional Skills. With a wealth of experience and resources, they are the experts in vocational achievement and are our partner of choice to deliver with.

ForSkills are a part of NCFE specialising in Functional Skills. We work with ForSkills for our Initial Assessments and Diagnostics.

Nuco are our Awarding Body for Paediatric First Aid and Safeguarding Level 3, offering a huge range of support materials, high-quality training resources, and comprehensive courses.

OneFile is our e-Portfolio of choice. With it’s innovative and easy-to-use interface, learners and employers are able to have complete control over individual programmes and progress. Check out our information page on OneFile here.

Showcase Newsletter – October 2020

Newsletter Introduction Welcome to the revamped Showcase Newsletter! Aiming to give all our readers an insight into key updates within our sectors, the monthly editions will guide you through key legislation updates, Government policies, news stories that have caught...

Returning to Work After Furlough

As restrictions are easing across the UK, many workers are allowed to return back to work. It is important to remember that everyone has had a different experience of Furlough, you maybe feeling anxious about returning and nervous about the new way of working, this...

Showcase Newsletter – July 2020

Mental Health Awareness Week

The 18th - 24th May is Mental Health Awareness Week, led by the Mental Health Foundation. At the moment, we are acutely aware that mental well-being is difficult to maintain during lockdown - boredom, loneliness, being away from friends and family, and not having our...

Showcase Newsletter – April 2020

Equality and Diversity in the News The Chancellor of the Exchequer, Rishi Sunak, has announced new measures in his most recent budget that allows parents of premature babies to receive additional leave, paid for by the Government. The campaign by Catriona Ogilvy has...

April Fool’s Day

In the midst of this most unsettling and strange time, a ray of hope has arrived in the form of a new month - and this new month starts with one of the best days of all: April Fool's Day. If you're anything like us, you've already annoyed your family with salt in...

Wellness Week 2020

We are launching Wellness Week 2020 on Monday 23rd March to tie in with World Well-Being Week. The challenge is a week-long event with a different activity every day linking to overall wellness – be it healthy eating, exercise, or mental health. We have also created a...

Statement from Showcase Training: COVID-19 Response

Update: 17/09/2020   To our staff, learners, and employers, The ongoing situation regarding the COVID-19/ Coronavirus outbreak is changing on a daily basis, and we are taking action in line with guidance from the Government and the NHS. As you may be aware from...

Random Acts of Kindness

The 16th - 22nd February is Random Acts of Kindness Week 2020 Random acts of kindness (or RAKs) are selfless actions that offer kindness unexpectedly to another person. They can be any kind of gesture, big or small, and are usually unprompted and done without...

Online Safeguarding for Children

  In this digital age, internet access is available to almost everyone in almost every kind of environment, both at home and in schools. One of the biggest advantages of easy internet access is the wide range of information available from all over the world such...