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Social Services and Healthcare (Children and Young People)

North Highland College UHI

Venues

Thurso Campus, Alness Campus

Content

This award meets registration requirements for Scottish Social Services Council for Children & Young Peoples Care Workers. The SVQ in Social Services and Healthcare (Children and Young People) helps to develop skills and knowledge already gained in a childcare setting.

This SVQ 3 in Social Services and Healthcare (Children and Young People) is work-based and has a structured, but flexible, delivery. Students are assessed in the workplace to allow you to demonstrate your competence.

Entry Requirements

Suitable employment full or part-time, voluntary or paid, in children’s residential care settings or children’s educational setting
You should ideally hold an SVQ 2 qualification or equivalent. Or work in a childcare setting at a supervisory level for a minimum of 3 months.

Progression Routes

Relevant HNC, PDA or Degree courses

Start Date

September, March

Qualification

SVQ

Award

at SCQF Level 7

Study Method

Part time (work based)

Course Length

1 year

Department

Health and Wellbeing

SCQF Level

7

Career Area

Health and Medicine

Career Sectors

Alternative Medicine

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