TDA 2.2: Safeguarding the welfare of children and young people.
Identify the current legislation, guidelines, policies and procedures for safeguarding the welfare of children and young people including e-safety.
* The children Act 1989
* Children Act 2004/2006
* The education Act 2002
*What to do if you’re worried that a child is being abused (2006)
* Working Together to Safeguard Children (2006)
* E-safety 2008
Describe the roles of different agencies involving in safeguarding the welfare of children and young people.
There are many agencies that are involved in ensuring the safeguarding and welfare of children and young people. Some of these agencies are:
* The NSPCC - "National Society for Prevention of Cruelty to Children"
This organisation gives support and advice to children and young people through childline. The NSPCC also provides information for parents in order to help them to protect their children from abuse, self harm etc. They also have projects in local communities that gives services for children to protect them from abuse as well protecting children who might be at risk of abuse.
* Criminal Records Bureau ( CRB )
The Criminal records Bureau is an organisation that carries out checks on anyone who wants to work with children, young people or elderly people.
* The child Exploitation Online Protection (CEOP)
This organisation runs an internet safety scheme called think you know. This scheme is all about teaching children and young people the importance of online safety and how to be safe online.
Identify the signs and symptoms of common childhood illnesses.
* Loss of appetite - A child may not want to eat or drink anything and this may be because, of a stomach ache, sore throat etc?
* Lack of interest during activities - During activities a child may not want to join in, which is usually because, they have a headache.
* stomach ache - The child may rub their hands on their...