Learning and Development Support Services (Children and Young People’s Workforce) Level 3
This course is suitable for anyone who works or wants to work at a supervisory level in the children and young people’s workforce.
You will need to be working, or volunteering, in a practical placement in a school or nursery to show competence in both knowledge and skills. The taught element of the course is delivered online via Microsoft Teams and Moodle (our virtual learning environment) and you will evidence your knowledge through a variety of assessment methods, including typed assignments and portfolio work.
The knowledge work for this course is supported through online sessions held on a Wednesday evening. The skills element will be assessed in placement, and your placement must be within travelling distance for assessors based at the College (e.g. Devon/ East Cornwall).
- You must have a GCSE Grade 4(C) in English
- You must have a GCSE Grade 4(C) in Maths
- You will need to complete a DBS Check
- You will be required to have a telephone or personal interview with the tutor
- Two professional references
Ways to work as part of a multidisciplinary team to promote learning and development
Child development from birth to 19 years
Ways to support children to learn in a variety of environments, including creative and sensory environments
Ways to support children and young people's resilience and wellbeing
Ways to safeguard children and young people and recognise and respond to signs of concern
How to meet a variety of children's needs and tend to their health and safety through your role
Please choose your preferred study option below (subject to change).
This course costs: £2882.00
If the amount shown is more than £0.00 and you are aged 19 and over at the start of the course, you may have options to help fund your studies with us. The funding you can receive depends on your personal circumstances, and could mean you are entitled to fully subsidised or reduced tuition fees.
This course is fully funded for 16-18 year olds (if applicable to the course).
You may also be entitled to support with travel, childcare and equipment.
To find out exactly what you could receive, contact our Helpzone team on 08000 380 123 for a free, impartial appointment, with no commitment necessary.
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