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Social Services (Children and Young People)

North Highland College UHI

Venues

Thurso Campus, Alness Campus

Content

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

This SVQ 2 in Social Services (Children and Young People) is work-based and has a structured but flexible delivery. Students are assessed in the workplace to demonstrate competencies.

Entry Requirements

Successful completion of the NC Child, Health and Social Care or relevant work experience. Or Suitable employment full or part-time, voluntary or paid, in children’s residential care settings or children’s educational setting.

Progression Routes

Relevant NQ, HNC, PDA or CDP course.

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

6