New apprenticeships Children, Young People and Families Practitioner
As a Children, Young People and Families Practitioner you will be working with children, young people and families, including carers, to achieve positive and sustainable change in their lives.
You will demonstrate a passion to care for and about children, young people and families. You will take the lead in developing and delivering the child's placement plan and will work with the child to support their health, education, social and day to day needs, playing a significant role in helping them to thrive and fulfil their potential. By supporting the confidence and skills of children, young people and families you will help them to overcome barriers and maximise their independence.
You could be working in a number of settings e.g. a children’s home, a residential special school or a secure children’s home or in settings as diverse as family homes, youth centres, early years, youth justice, children's centres, educational settings and the community.You may work with particular age groups, across the full age range or specifically with families.
The standard has two options:
- Option 1: Practitioner in Children's Residential Care
- Option 2: Children, Young People and Families Practitioner within the Community
Apprentices without level 2 English and Maths will need to achieve this level prior to taking their end-point assessment.
Entry requirement-Undertake the Disclosure and Barring Service process and provide the result.