The role of the key person

This brief program endorsed by CACHE, explores the part of the key person and the significance of the connection between the key individual and the child's parent/carer. Learn the ways to promote personal, social, and emotional development and acquire a better understanding of what this means in everyday practice. Comprehend the factors that affect the ability to develop loving, secure relationships and study children's key emotional requirements.

This course is generally intended for learners working in nursery settings.

Learning outcomes

You will learn that it is important to develop a good relationship with the children in your setting

You will learn about the attributes of a practitioner who cares well for others

You will learn how to show wisdom and skill in deciding when something that is said to you 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 in a childcare setting. 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.

Gain access to resources to support starting and building upon a relationship with both the child and the parents, and find out more about attachment theory

Additional activities encourage you to reflect on your learning

There is also suggested extended reading that gives both practical information and links to websites to expand knowledge

On successful completion of this course, you will have the option of purchasing a CACHE certificate. This certificate must not be confused with nationally regulated qualification achievement.

Endorsement statement

Our short course has been reviewed by a Subject Specialist in childcare and endorsed by CACHE demonstrating the quality and rigor. CACHE is a trading name of NCFE (registered company number 02896700) and CACHE; Council for Awards in Care, Health and Education; and NNEB are registered trademarks owned by NCFE. This is an unregulated programme and is not a nationally recognised qualification.
This CACHE endorsed course is provided in partnership with Laser Learning.
Course Fee:Rs. 7000 /100 USD