City & Guilds Level 2 NVQ (QCF) Certificate in C & Y P W: 35 Credits (50094579)

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The certificate for the Children and Young People's Workforce is a generic qualification that will be relevant across the Children and Young People's Workforce in England. It is mapped to the CWDC Induction Standards and the Children's Care Learning and Development National Occupational Standards. To achieve the certificate you must gain a minimum of 35 credits; 31 credits will come from the mandatory group of units and 4 credits from the optional, group B units. This qualification meets the needs of learners who work in a wide range of children and young people’s settings that cover an age range between 0 – 19 and is appropriate for those with roles such as care worker, child-minders, nursery nurse, Sure Start assistant, after school assistant, where the following principles are underpinned:
  • The welfare of the child is paramount
  • Practitioners contribute to children’s care, learning and development and this is reflected in every aspect of practice and service provision
  • Practitioners work with parents and families who are partners in the care, learning and development of their children and are the child’s first and most enduring educators