Residential Childcare

Level 3 Residential Childcare Apprenticeship

This qualification will be part of the new children’s homes regulations which will come into force in April 2015, but will be the recommended qualification for those working in children’s homes from January 2015.

It will replace the Level 3 Diploma for the Children and Young People’s Workforce (Social Care Pathway) as the required qualification for those working in children’s homes from April 2015. All new starts must be registered on the new Residential Childcare qualification from April 2015.

This qualification will develop the knowledge and skills needed when working with children and young people in a residential childcare setting, including an understanding of child and young person development.

The qualification enables the learner to gain essential skills and knowledge to support children and young people in residential childcare settings, including: wellbeing and resilience, positive relationships and attachments, health and safety, sexual exploitation, communication, positive behaviour and positive outcomes

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Service Delivery: KYP Health and Leisure Ltd, Wyre Forest House, Finepoint Way
Kidderminster, Worcestershire DY11 7WF

Company Reg: 07400806 |ICO: Z2489696 |UKPRN: 10032315



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