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Social Services (Children and Young People)

Fife College

Venues

Kirkcaldy (St Brycedale) Campus

Content

This course is aimed at those who are responsible for the care of clients in the setting. You may also be in charge of care plans and some support staff.

Child Protection; Legislation; Observations; Child Development; Play Opportunities; maintain environments to support the needs of children; You will learn how to become a reflective practitioner

Entry Requirements

4 subjects at National 5 including English. You must be currently employed as a Support Worker in an early learning or childcare setting and have the support of your manager.

Progression Routes

Relevant HNC

Start Date

September

Qualification

SVQ

Award

at SCQF Level 6

Study Method

Part time (work based)

Course Length

1 year

Department

Care and Social Sciences

SCQF Level

6

Website

www.fife.ac.uk