The Level 3 Scottish Vocational Qualification (SVQ) in Playwork at SCQF Level 7 allows candidates to demonstrate competence in job related skills in their particular area of work.
This qualification has been designed in partnership/jointly awarded with SkillsActive — the Sector Skills Council for Active Leisure, Learning, and Wellbeing — to ensure its relevancy to the sector.
Arees covered include:
Developing and enhancing relationships in the playwork setting; contributing to the running of a playwork setting; implementation of policies and procedures to safeguard children and young people.
Candidates must be in a workplace where they are carrying out relevant tasks and responsibilities which allow then to gather the required evidence. No prior qualifications are required to undertake this qualification, although a minimum of six months experience in this sector is required.
Relevant HNC or SVQ
at SCQF Level 7
Part time (work based)
Childhood Practice and Early Education