Elise Smith

Course: Level 3 Childcare & Education

Previous school: Tanfield School

Elise studied childcare and education at New College Durham.

She said:

“I decided to study at New College Durham because of the course and location. I liked the tutors and the atmosphere and the facilities were great.  The best thing about the course was the placement.

“After I completed my course I spent two years in America working as an Au pair caring for triplets. I would describe my time at New College Durham as amazing and fun.”

Elise is now working as a Nanny in the French Alps.

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