European Teaching Rankings 2019
The Park, Cheltenham, Gloucestershire, GL50 2RH, United Kingdom

Working with Children, Young People and Families - University of Gloucestershire

**Why CertHE in Working with Children, Young People and Families?** Our Certificate of Higher Education in Working with Children, Young People and Families could help open your way to a career providing early support to those in need. Designed to fit alongside your existing commitments, teaching on campus is one day per week with additional study required via simulations, online learning and placements, which will be equivalent to 2 days per week. You’ll explore human development and the impact of a variety of issues which can influence wellbeing. You’ll also learn about the process of assessment and intervention, safeguarding issues and have opportunities to explore the specifics of working with a specialised age group. Drawing on the expertise of experienced practitioners in both classroom and placement settings, you’ll develop your abilities in planning, delivering, monitoring and evaluating a variety of suitable interventions based on the situation and evidence available. You’ll be supported to apply your learning in real-world situations and to reflect on your experiences in order to develop your skills and confidence. This ensures you’ll be well prepared for further study and a future professional role as an early help practitioner. Those who successfully complete the course would be eligible to progress to level 5 BA Education, BA Early Childhood Studies and BSc Social work, if all entry criteria are met. **Why University of Gloucestershire?** We’ve been using our expertise to support and inspire students since 1847. Join us and you will benefit from professional-standard facilities in the beautiful, historic surroundings of Cheltenham and Gloucester. With the University of Gloucestershire offering a wide variety of courses, you will have the best of both worlds - a large learning community with more than 80 societies and sports clubs to enjoy while also benefiting from lecturers who know and value you as an individual. Through our innovative Your Future Plan scheme, you will be challenged and supported to become the graduate that you want to be, ready to succeed in your chosen field. Your personal tutor will help you build your network of connections and take advantage of a range of opportunities including field trips and placements, offering invaluable experience outside of the lecture theatre. Our students never tire of finding inspiration here in the beautiful county of Gloucestershire, home to over 45 festivals every year, including 2000trees, Wychwood and the world-famous Cheltenham Literature festival. Many students gain valuable skills and experience working at these events alongside their studies. **Come and experience the University of Gloucestershire for yourself by booking an open day online at www.glos.ac.uk/BookAnOpenDay.** **After the course** Your story with us doesn’t end at graduation. We are proud of our record that 95% of University of Gloucestershire graduates are in work or further study six months after completing their course*, and throughout your studies we are committed to working with you to develop your future plan. *Destination of Leavers from Higher Education (DLHE), 2016/17. **Experience an open day** Take the next step and book yourself a place at a University of Gloucestershire open day at www.glos.ac.uk/BookAnOpenDay. This is your chance to see the university for yourself, get a real insight into what we're about and meet your potential course tutors and lecturers. Our student ambassadors will also be on hand to show you round your campus. Take the opportunity to get up-to-the minute advice and guidance from the people who have been here and experienced University of Gloucestershire life already. **To find out more information about this course, visit www.glos.ac.uk/OurCourses, email us on enquiries@glos.ac.uk or call 03330 14 14 14.**

  • Qualification
    Certificate of Higher Education - CertHE
  • Study mode
  • Duration
    1 years
  • Start date
  • Location
    Main Site,CheltenhamUnited Kingdom