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Foster carers and NVQ

Training Organisation for the Personal Social Services (Northern Ireland)

Foster carers and NVQ

linking foster care standards to National Vocational Qualifications

by Training Organisation for the Personal Social Services (Northern Ireland)

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Published by TOPSS Northern Ireland in Belfast .
Written in

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At foot of title: NIFCA, Unicorn.

StatementTOPSS Northern Ireland.
ContributionsNorthern Ireland Foster Care Association.
The Physical Object
Pagination46p. :
Number of Pages46
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL20267553M

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These responsibilities are. foster carers with the skills and knowledge to provide high quality care to the children they foster care most of her life, she is uncomfortable and wary of new situations.

youth work) or who have a relevant NVQ or level 3 Diploma units are still required to complete the Standards, as they are tailored to fostering.

You can use your. Guidance for Supervising Social Workers, Managers and Training Officers 4 Standard 1: Understand the principles and values essential for fostering children and young people. Standard 2: Understand your role as a foster carer. Standard 3: Understand health and safety, and healthy caring.

Standard 4: Know how to communicate effectively. Standard 5: Understand the File Size: KB. A GROUP of 25 foster carers have achieved their Health and Social Care NVQ 3. The success is a landmark for the new working partnership formed between Wrexham County Borough Council and Yale College.

The college offers the Health and Social Care NVQ 3 Children and Young People, Health and Social Care programme for those who are involved in the Author: Cheshire Live.

This concise guide helps foster carers to learn the laws on childcare in Scotland quickly and easily. Effective Fostering Panels by Sarah Borthwick and Jenifer Lord () This book brings together regulations, standards and inspections about fostering panels to give the reader good a good understanding of how the panel system works.

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