Working with Children in Jersey (0-16 years of age)

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Working with Children in Jersey (0-16 years of age)

Who is this course for?

Designed for people who wish to gain a basic understanding of working with young people 0 – 16 years. This is an ideal first step into learning about the needs and development of children and it is designed to encourage participation and develop confidence, knowledge and skill.

 

What are the entry requirements for the course?

A genuine interest in finding out the basic essentials of childcare and a good knowledge of English is advisable.  Minimum age of 18 years.

 

How long is this course?

A 10 week part-time course beginning in September 2017

7.00 – 9.00pm for 10 weeks.

(This course will only run if there are sufficient numbers)

 

What will I study on this course?

Beliefs: Attitudes and Values
Working with Babies
Play in the Early Years Curriculum
Children’s Behaviour
Working with Young People
Health of our Children
Special Needs
Working with Parents
Celebrating Diversity
Registration Framework – Supporting development and moving forward

 

What Qualification will I gain?

College Certificate on completion of course. This is not a formal qualification.

 

How is the course assessed?

There is no formal assessment. A certificate will be given if attendance is 100%.

 

What does this course lead on to?

Possible progression onto Level 2 CACHE Certificate for the Children and Young People’s Workforce or Level 3 CACHE Diploma for the Early Years Workforce

 

How much will it cost?

£171 – All costs subject to confirmation

 

How can I find out more?

For further information about this course please contact Jean England on 608515 or email jean.england@highlands.ac.uk