George Pindar School @georgepindarschOur fantastic Principal @lwelsh discusses digital exclusion during the pandemic on todayโ€™s Look North. We are so grateful to local businesses who helped us get laptops to those that needed them at this time. #ProudToBePindar #ThriveWithHope https://t.co/ROyP33L2Kw via @bbciplayer4 hours ago
George Pindar School @georgepindarschRT @bekbythesea: Loving how much #proudtobePinder I am hearing and seeing on @BBCYork Mrs Welsh. I still dream about that mac and cheese Iโ€ฆ5 hours ago
George Pindar School @georgepindarschIf you missed Miss Simpson and the girls talking about their virtual tour of Europe on BBC Radio York yesterday, you can listen any time on the BBC Sounds app via this link..... #TeamPindar #ProudToBePindar #ThriveWithHope #ThisGirlCan https://t.co/QAuPBGaWib14 hours ago
George Pindar School @georgepindarschRT @lwelsh: Tuning in to @bekbythesea @BBCYork to hear the second airing of our incredible @georgepindarsch PE girls with @LSimpsonPE ๐Ÿ‘๐Ÿ‘๐Ÿ‘1 day ago
George Pindar School @georgepindarschOh so #ProudToBePindar!!!! Huge well done to @LSimpsonPE and the girls who were fantastic on their live interview with @joncowap on @BBCYork just now. #ThriveWithHope #ThisGirlCan #TheseGirlsDid! ๐Ÿ‘๐Ÿผ๐Ÿ‘๐Ÿผ๐Ÿ‘๐Ÿผ1 day ago
George Pindar School @georgepindarschMiss Simpson and some of the girls taking part in the โ€˜This Girl Canโ€™ virtual tour of Europe have been invited to talk about their challenge on @BBCYork at 1.15pm. ๐Ÿ’ช๐Ÿผ #ThisGirlCan #BBCRadioYork #ProudToBePindar #ThriveWithHope Hereโ€™s the link to listen... https://t.co/5eYOzQMrhB2 days ago
George Pindar School @georgepindarschWow! The GPS PE girls have hit their second checkpoint, Paris, on their virtual tour of Europe, travelling a total of 581 miles so far! Well done to all & to those earning this weekโ€™s certificates. Follow us on Instagram @gps_pe_tgc #ThisGirlCan #ProudToBePindar #ThriveWithHope https://t.co/rLVAOG6hFM3 days ago
George Pindar School @georgepindarschRT @mcwardgow: I shared our Subject Challenges section of the @georgepindarsch website yesterday at the #SenencaCPD conference #Year6Transiโ€ฆ3 days ago

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Child Development and Care

Child Development and Care

Head of Faculty: Mr E Lyell

Second in Faculty: Miss B Petts

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Exam board: NCFEย CACHE: Child Development and Care

Childcare is a vocational based subject that is ideal for learners who are considering a career as an early years or childcare worker. It allows learners to experience the practical aspects of childcare as well as learning through taught sessions and the completion of two assignments and a multiple-choice exam.ย 

It includes the knowledge and understanding of child development and well-being necessary for working with children in a variety of settings. It is aimed at a range of learners who wish to be introduced to childcare and development for children aged 0-5 years. It also gives learners an insight into their preferred learning styles and assists in developing their ability to study.

Content Overview

Unit 1: An introduction to working with children aged 0-5 years

Unit 2: Development and well-being 0-5 years

Unit 3: Childcare and development 0-5 years

Assessment (students must achieve all three units):

Unit 1: Written assignment

Unit 2: Written assignment

Unit 3: Multiple choice exam paper