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EDUCATION This school offers programmes in adult learning and teaching, bridging education, early childhood education, information technology in education, nanny education, and teaching English to speakers of other languages.

Duration Where

One year City Campus, Hamilton Applications Close End of November

are particularly sought after in Europe and America. You could also continue on to higher study in education too enable you to work in an early childhood setting.

(late applications may be considered)

Starts Fee Guideline

February $4379 + $140

Candidates are required to attend an interview, which will include a written task, to determine their suitability for the programme and to assess their potential to study at Level 5.


Are you interested in a career that involves caring for young children and offers opportunities for travel and self-employment? Then the New Zealand Certificate in Nanny Education (Level 5) will provide you with the knowledge and skills to experience all this as a Nanny. This full-time programme is also a pathway to further study in early childhood education.

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PROGRAMME CONTENT You will study: • Human Development • Child Behaviour and Guidance • Creative Play • Infant and Child Care • Home Management • Health • Family • Time and Stress Management • Personal and Professional Development • Assertiveness and Communication Skills • Kaupapa Ma-ori • Special Support Needs You will also complete one live in and several live out placements to put your knowledge and skills into practice. To successfully complete the programme you will need to meet the requirements for attendance, assignment work, and satisfactory performance evaluations. GRADUATE OPPORTUNITIES The New Zealand Certificate in Nanny Education (Level 5) may lead to employment as a Nanny in New Zealand or overseas. A career as a Nanny can take you all over the world and Nannies from New Zealand

Be 17 years of age as of 1 January in the year of enrolment, and Demonstrate the ability and level of maturity to complete the programme successfully and cope with the demands of working with children, and Have completed a minimum of four years’ secondary education with the final year being Year 12, and Achieved NCEA Level 1 with a minimum of 12 literacy credits, Show evidence of successful study at NCEA Level 2

Special admission may be granted to candidates aged 20 years or over who do not meet the specified entry requirements. These candidates are required to demonstrate an ability to successfully complete the programme through a process of an interview and assessment. Candidates are required to provide with their application: • 2 confidential referee reports (on the Wintec forms provided) • An additional referee report from the School Principal or Dean (on the Wintec form provided) if still at school, • A current Curriculum Vitae (C.V.) and • A personal statement. Students with English as a second language must have an academic IELTS of at least 5.5 or successfully complete the School of English Language language assessment. To ensure that families / whanau and young children are not exposed to unacceptable risk, candidates are required to make a formal declaration of any criminal convictions and driving offences on their application forms and must consent to a police check.

Disclaimer: Every effort has been made to ensure the content of this flyer is correct at the time of printing. The fee guideline is applicable to NZ citizens and permanent residents. Reorder WT0041/1002

Want to experience Nanny Education for a day? Talk to your STAR Coordinator or Careers Advisor and do one of the following Wintec Tasters: • Nanny • Working with Children ENQUIRIES To enrol contact our Student Enrolment and Information Centre on 0800 2 wintec (0800 2 946832) or online at contact.