The KEY Partnership- Delivering EYPS in London and the South East
Graduate Entry Application Form
Please indicate which KEY Partnership consortium member you wish to consider this
Kingston University London (funded and self funded places)
London Metropolitan University (funded and self funded places)
University of Reading (funded and self funded places)
Buckinghamshire New University (self funded places)
Hertfordshire University (self funded places)
Title Forename Surname Previous Surname
Date of Birth National Insurance Number Email address
Home Telephone Mobile Telephone Work Telephone
I am physically and mentally fit to work as an Early Years Professional (EYP)
I do not have a criminal background that might prevent me from working with children, or as
an EYP. I have not previously been excluded (disqualified) for working with children.1
I hold a degree (minimum 300 credits 60 at level 6). 2
I have achieved a GCSE at grade C or above in English Language (or recognised equivalents) 2 3 5
I have achieved GCSE at grade C or above in mathematics (or recognised equivalents) 2 3
I can read effectively and am able to communicate clearly and accurately in spoken and written
I am entitled to work and study in the UK and /or hold a visa which covers the full period of the
All candidates must complete a CRB check with the University prior to starting the programme. The cost of the CRB will be the responsibility of the
You will need to produce original certificates prior to starting. Overseas qualifications must have a NARIC equivalency and must be presented at
3. Please note that CWDC does not recognise Learn Direct, Skills Test qualifications Cambridge Certificates as GCSE equivalents. Certificates must be
presented at interview.
4 Please note student visas are not accepted by CWDC. Working visas must extend beyond the pathway end date and be presented at interview.
5. English studied abroad as a foreign language is not considered a GCSE equivalent.
To encourage fuller representation across the children’s workforce CWDC wishes to collect the following
information. The information will be stored securely and used to monitor the take up of training and
employment opportunities by under-represented groups. No personal information entered within this section
will be shared with any third party.
White Asian or Asian Chinese or
British Chinese British
Black or Black Mixed Other (please
Country of Prefer not to
Do you consider yourself to have a disability?
If yes please give details of your disability
Proof of degree/Foundation degree/ GCSE English and Maths will be required at interview
Name of training Course Award Awarding Body Date gained
School Subject Qualification Grade Date gained
GCSE etc A* - C etc
Exams to be taken or result awaiting
Title Awarding Body Level Anticipated Award Date
C&G CACHE etc
Please give details of membership of professional bodies.
Professional Body Date Joined
Please give details of your history for the last five years starting with your current employer.
Date Employer name Job Title Contracted Brief description of your role
From To and address Hours of
Please supply the names and addresses of two referees that you have sent the enclosed reference forms. One
must be your current employer and/or an academic reference from your most recent place of study.
Do you have any criminal convictions? YES No
If yes please attach details about your offence/s and conviction/s including dates and court convicted at. Spent
sentences and cautions must be declared as this course involves working with children.
You are advised to complete this section with particular care and as fully as possible. Continue on a separate
sheet if required.
You should include:
Your reason for choosing this course
The knowledge, skills and positions of responsibility you have obtained through your work and /or
education ( whether paid, voluntary or domestic) which might be relevant to the course
The work experiences and/or personal developments which have been most important to you
The challenges facing you in your studies, work or personal career development
Your future career plans
Please tell us if you have applied to another EYPS provider. This will not lead us to treat your application any
differently but may help us to liaise with other providers to avoid duplicating offers between us as places are
Please delete as appropriate
I have/ have not applied to another provider
Name of other provider
I heard of EYPS through (please circle)
Word of mouth email leaflet web site publication Local Authority
FE College Other (please state)
I confirm that the information given on this form is correct and complete and that I have completed all
Signed Print name
As part of the CWDC ongoing work we work with local authorities to help support individuals on EYPS
pathways and those who have gained EYPS. To assist with this we need to share your basic details with local
Do you give permission for CWDC and the University to share your basic contact details with the local
Yes No Signed
Would you be agreeable to CWDC contacting you to gain feedback?
Yes No Signed