When you complete the Education Support and Early Childhood Programmes you will have earned a number of qualifications and learned a range of new skills that open doors to a number of post-programme careers and further educational training.

Upon completion of the programmes, many students continue on to further tertiary education, with the added benefit of having experience within each area of the education sector. Please note that these programmes do not currently include University Entrance qualifications.


Graduates of the Education Support and Early Childhood Programmes will have the skills and knowledge to proceed directly in to a career they choose.

Career options include roles in:

  • Early Childhood Educator
  • Nannying
  • Education support work within
    • Hospitals
    • Centres
    • Teacher Aide
    • Kaiawhina
    • ICT Assistant
    • Librarian Assistant
    • Community Support Worker within the disability sector
    • Administrator Assistant within a school
    • Out of school care worker
    • School holiday programmes
    • After school care
    • Cultural environment care