Certificate in Higher Education Children, Young People and Families Practitioner

Attendance
Duration
Location
Start Date
Duration
24 Months
Location
Waterside
Start Date
September

Overview Updated 11/04/2019

This apprenticeship will provide you with the skills and knowledge to achieve positive and sustainable change in the lives of children, young people and their families through an engaging and challenging programme.

It will provide you with a sound foundation of knowledge and understanding of child and young people’s development, working with families in the diverse contexts of children and young people’s lives with the continuous application of knowledge, theory and research evidence into the workplace.

Course

Highlights

  • Option to undertake either the Community Practitioner or Residential Care Practitioner designated module dependent on your workplace.
  • Attainment of a Certificate in Higher Education and an Apprenticeship recognised by employers, on successful completion of the programme.
  • Develop as a reflective, responsive, committed and compassionate practitioner in applying knowledge to support positive outcomes in multi-agency contexts.

Additional

Information

Additional Information

The Children, Young People and Families Practitioner Apprenticeship includes a Certificate in Higher Education (120 credits) attainment of which enables you to progress to Level 5 Higher Education opportunities.

Course Details

The apprenticeship will allow you to develop as a reflective practitioner through being responsive, committed and compassionate in developing and applying their knowledge to support positive outcomes in the context of multi-agency working.

This programme is designed for practitioners who are currently engaged in employment in Children, Young People and Families services.

The Certificate in Higher Education Children, Young People and Families Practitioner apprentice has two optional outcomes: Community Practitioner or Residential Care Practitioner.

Of the 120 credits, 80 credits will be core shared learning, with the remaining 40 credits for the specialised option.

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Contacts

Course enquiries
study@northampton.ac.uk

Application status enquiries
admissions2019@northampton.ac.uk

Current student enquiries
SID@northampton.ac.uk

International student enquiries
international@northampton.ac.uk

Enquire online
Online enquiry form

Applying for 2019
Facebook Applicant Group

Office hours:
Mon – Thu: 9am – 5pm
Fri: 9am – 4.30pm

Phone Call

Home / EU: 0300 303 2772

International: +44 (0)1604 894503

 

Entry Requirements

This programme is designed for practitioners who are currently engaged in employment in Children, Young People and Families services. Apprentices selected by their employer must:

  1. Be in relevant employment (minimum of 30 hours per week).
  2. Have completed satisfactory DBS clearance.
  3. Have Level 2 Maths and English.
  4. Meet Standard University entry requirement for Level 4 study.

Course Content

  • Academic and Professional Development (20 Credits)
    Module code: PDT1069
    Core Module Y
  • Lifespan Development: Health, Development and Wellbeing (20 Credits)
    Module code: PDT1070
    Core Module Y
  • Participation, Rights and the Law (10 Credits)
    Module code: PDT1071
    Core Module Y
  • Safeguarding in Practice (20 Credits)
    Module code: PDT1072
    Core Module Y
  • Introduction to Inclusion (10 Credits)
    Module code: PDT1073
    Core Module Y
  • Children, Young People and Families Practitioner in the Community (40 Credits)
    Module code: PDT1074
    Core Module N
  • Children and Young People's Residential Care (40 Credits)
    Module code: PDT1075
    Core Module N

Fees & Funding


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Updated 11/04/2019

  • This apprenticeship will provide you with the skills and knowledge to achieve positive and sustainable change in the lives of children, young people and their families through an engaging and challenging programme.

    It will provide you with a sound foundation of knowledge and understanding of child and young people’s development, working with families in the diverse contexts of children and young people’s lives with the continuous application of knowledge, theory and research evidence into the workplace.

    Course

    Highlights

    • Option to undertake either the Community Practitioner or Residential Care Practitioner designated module dependent on your workplace.
    • Attainment of a Certificate in Higher Education and an Apprenticeship recognised by employers, on successful completion of the programme.
    • Develop as a reflective, responsive, committed and compassionate practitioner in applying knowledge to support positive outcomes in multi-agency contexts.
  • The apprenticeship will allow you to develop as a reflective practitioner through being responsive, committed and compassionate in developing and applying their knowledge to support positive outcomes in the context of multi-agency working.

    This programme is designed for practitioners who are currently engaged in employment in Children, Young People and Families services.

    The Certificate in Higher Education Children, Young People and Families Practitioner apprentice has two optional outcomes: Community Practitioner or Residential Care Practitioner.

    Of the 120 credits, 80 credits will be core shared learning, with the remaining 40 credits for the specialised option.

    Read more

    Additional

    Information

    Additional Information

    The Children, Young People and Families Practitioner Apprenticeship includes a Certificate in Higher Education (120 credits) attainment of which enables you to progress to Level 5 Higher Education opportunities.

  • This programme is designed for practitioners who are currently engaged in employment in Children, Young People and Families services. Apprentices selected by their employer must:

    1. Be in relevant employment (minimum of 30 hours per week).
    2. Have completed satisfactory DBS clearance.
    3. Have Level 2 Maths and English.
    4. Meet Standard University entry requirement for Level 4 study.

     

    Contacts

    Course enquiries
    study@northampton.ac.uk

    Application status enquiries
    admissions2019@northampton.ac.uk

    Current student enquiries
    SID@northampton.ac.uk

    International student enquiries
    international@northampton.ac.uk

    Enquire online
    Online enquiry form

    Applying for 2019
    Facebook Applicant Group

    Office hours:
    Mon – Thu: 9am – 5pm
    Fri: 9am – 4.30pm

    Phone Call

    0300 303 2772

    +44 (0)1604 892134

    +44 (0)1604 892546

    • Academic and Professional Development (20 Credits)
      Module code: PDT1069
      Core Module Y
    • Lifespan Development: Health, Development and Wellbeing (20 Credits)
      Module code: PDT1070
      Core Module Y
    • Participation, Rights and the Law (10 Credits)
      Module code: PDT1071
      Core Module Y
    • Safeguarding in Practice (20 Credits)
      Module code: PDT1072
      Core Module Y
    • Introduction to Inclusion (10 Credits)
      Module code: PDT1073
      Core Module Y
    • Children, Young People and Families Practitioner in the Community (40 Credits)
      Module code: PDT1074
      Core Module N
    • Children and Young People's Residential Care (40 Credits)
      Module code: PDT1075
      Core Module N

*Course data provided by Unistats

Waterside

Our brand new £330 million campus.

Now Open

Discover the campus

360° Tour