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Question: Unit 139 Lead practise that supports positive outcomes for child and young person development.

Outcome 1 Understand theoretical approaches to child and young person development
1.1 Explain different theories and frameworks of child and young person development
1.2 Explain the potential impact on service provision of different theories and approaches
1.3 Critically analyse the move towards outcomes-based services for children and young people.

Outcome 2 Be able to lead and support developmental assessment of children and young people
2.1 Support the use of different methods of developmental assessment and recording for children and young people
2.2 Work in partnership with other professionals in assessing development of children and young people
2.3 Develop strategies to encourage child or young person and carers’ participation in developmental assessment
2.4. Evaluate the effectiveness of strategies to encourage child or young person and carers’ participation in developmental assessment

Outcome 3 Be able to develop and implement programmes with children or young people requiring developmental support
3.1. Support use of assessments to develop programmes of support
3.2. Explain circumstances where referrals to other agencies may be required
3.3 Explain how referrals to other agencies are managed
3.4 Support use of early interventions to promote positive outcomes for children and young people’s development
3.5 Lead the implementation of a personalised programme of support for children or young people

Outcome 4
4.1 Review programmes of developmental support
4.2 Implement strategies for improvement for programmes of development support.

Outcome 5 Be able to lead and promote support for children experiencing transitions
5.1 Explain how evidence based practice can be used to support children and young people experiencing transitions
5.2 Lead the implementation of evidence based practice to support children or young people experiencing transition
5.3 Evaluate the implementation of evidence based practice to support children or young people experiencing transitions

Outcome 6 Be able to lead positive behaviour support
6.1. Support use of evidence-based practise with children and young people to encourage positive behaviour
6.2 Critically evaluate different approaches to supporting positive behaviour

Answer: Outcome 1 1.1, 1.2, 1.3
Within my area of practice, working with children aged two to three years, we focus on four key areas of development: cognitive; physical; communicative and social, emotional. Piaget’s active learning perspective is one of our main focus points in that we support his belief that children need to be in control of their own environment and learning; finding things out, solving problems and constructing knowledge. Emphasis is placed on the process of learning rather than outcomes and end products. The environment is the third teacher and we value the children’s need to move around easily and explore thoroughly – this is achieved by creating a simple learning environment and providing plenty of space with well thought out play areas.
Activities are self-motivating to engage the children and thus further their own development. We provide open-ended material...(short extract)

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  • Subject: Health and Social Care
  • Course: Health and Social Care
  • Level: Further Education
  • Year: Not applicable
  • Mark: Not available
  • Words: 5295
  • Date submitted: January 04, 2020
  • Date written: February, 2019
  • References: Yes
  • Document type: Essay*
  • Essay ID: 8777

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