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Pen Green Foundation Degree Course in Early Years

A Foundation Degree in Early Years course (Word 6.7mb) in study week blocks is being delivered by Pen Green (PDF 246kb).  The sessions are being held, Monday to Friday over a three week period at the Yew Lodge Hotel, Kegworth, on the following weeks:-
  • Week 1: 24th - 28th February 2014
  • Week 2: 23rd - 27th June 2014
  • Week 3: 29th Sept-3rd Oct 2014
Course fees will be almost entirely covered by Leicestershire County Council if candidates meet our funding criteria (PDF 42kb).  Settings and Childminders will be eligible for Graduate Leader Support funding and candidates will also receive a bursary cheque to support the purchase of books, travel etc.
An ‘Open Day’ information event will be held from 4pm to 8pm at The Yew Lodge Hotel on Thursday 19th September 2013.  You will have an opportunity to meet the tutors, speak to a previous Pen Green Foundation Degree student and find out about funding for course fees.  If you would like to attend the information event, or have an informal chat, please call or email Laura Upton 0116 305 5827 or Hannah Patani on 0116 305 6721
The Yew Lodge Hotel is very near Junction 24 of the M1 and is only……..
  • 12 minutes from Loughborough/Shepshed
  • 15 minutes from Ashby
  • 20 minutes from Coalville
  • 30 minutes from Hinckley
  • 30 minutes from Melton
  • 50 minutes from Harborough
Please find attached a Map (Word 261kb) showing the location of The Yew Lodge Hotel.

Page Last Updated: 27 August 2013