Introduction

Working with Children is designed to be an introduction to be an introduction to studies in early childhood education and general education in child care environments, as well as developing parenting skills of learners.

The course focuses on developing skills and knowledge to understand the educational, social and ethical framework of the child care environment as a workplace.  Learners are encouraged to be responsible as well as responsive and sensitive to the needs of children and others, to be effective caregivers, based on acquired skills, values and knowledge to be proactive in the safety and welfare of children.

TASC. (2017) Working with Children, Level 2, BHC215116.