Fulfilling the Role of the Key Person
Learners will learn that it is important to develop a good relationship with the children in their setting
Learners will learn about the attributes of a practitioner who cares well for others
Learners will learn how to show wisdom and skill in deciding when something that is said to them should remain confidential and when it should be passed on
Advantages of this course:
This course looks at the importance of the role of a key person. The role is a legal requirement in the Early Years Foundation Stage (EYFS) and is crucial in a child’s Personal, Social and Emotional Development. A key person, working in partnership with parents/carers, can support a child to relate well to others, make friends and feel secure. This lesson offers resources to support starting and building upon a relationship with both the child and the parents, and includes details on attachment theory. Additional activities encourage the learner to react on the learning.
There is also suggested extra reading that gives both practical information and links to websites to expand knowledge
Our CPD short courses are written by occupationally competent professionals and each lesson combines filmed tutorials, reading activities, quizzes and good practice examples for an engaging learning experience.
Many of our courses are endorsed learning programmes (ELPs) by awarding body, CACHE