We have excellent links with more than 100 different placement providers, which give students crucial work experience.

Bishop Burton is also one of the first colleges in the country to pioneer the new T-Level in Childcare, which provides an exciting new route into the profession.


Olivia studies the BTEC in Children’s Play, Learning and Development and says the course is helping her pursue her dream of working in a role to help others.

Work placements are an important part of the course, to help you build up that experience. I’ve been working with children who have additional needs at a special school.


  • Mental health
  • Social and youth work
  • Community care
  • Children’s play centres
  • Schools
  • Nurseries
  • Child minding
  • Care homes