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Be a full-fledged early intervention teacher. Make a positive impact in the lives of young children with special needs.

Next Intake: Oct 2018

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What You Will Gain
Secure your

Employed by an early intervention centre as an early intervention teacher working with young children with special needs

Earn a competitive starting salary

Enjoy full company sponsorship of course fees

Receive a $5,000 sign-on incentive*

*Terms & Conditions apply

Strengthen Your

Deepen your early intervention teaching skills through structured on-the-job training and supervised practicum

Enjoy career guidance & workplace support from your company mentor

Attain industry-recognised certification through facilitated training

Enhance your

Acquire relevant work experience & skills valued by the Early Childhood sector

Enjoy wage increments & meaningful career advancement

Course Leader

Ms Shelby Reyes Hiadan
Lecturer, School of Humanities & Social Sciences, NP

Participating Companies

What You Will Learn

This SkillsFuture Earn & Learn Programme is designed to give fresh Polytechnic graduates a career head-start in Early Childhood Intervention (Special Needs)

This is a 18-month work-study programme, consists of 3 Post-Diploma Certificates (PDC), including on-the-job training with an Early Intervention Programme for Infants & Children (EIPIC) centre.

Post-Diploma certificate (PDC)Modules
PDC in Early Childhood Special Education
  • Typical and Atypical Early Childhood Development
  • Issues & Trends in Special Needs & Early Childhood Intervention
  • Early Literacy and Numeracy
PDC in Early Childhood Assessment and Intervention Approaches
  • Assessment, Evaluation and Programming
  • Early Years Curricula and Intervention Strategies I
  • Early Years Curricula and Intervention Strategies II
PDC in Early Interventional Professional Practice
  • Working collaboratively with Parents and Other Professionals
  • Child Study Project
  • Supervised Practicum

Entry Requirements

Polytechnic graduates from the following relevant diplomas are eligible to apply:

    Ngee Ann Polytechnic

    • Diploma in Child Psychology & Early Education
    • Diploma in Early Childhood Education

      Temasek Polytechnic

      • Diploma in Early Childhood Studies

      Course Information

      Application Period: 15 Jun 2018 to 14 Jul 2018

      To Apply:
      Step 1: Submit online application, click here.‚Äč
      Step 2: Download application checklist here.

      Course Fees:
      As the ELP is a company-sponsored programme, the course fees will be fully borne by the company. For course fee information, please click here.

      Time & Venue

      6:30pm to 10:00pm*

      *Thrice a week during the semester