Essay about Cu1520: Promote Child and Young Person Development.
Explain the factors that need to be taken into account when assessing development.
When assessing a child you must be careful to take into account confidentiality before carrying out an observation you must have parents and the settings permission and not to leave confidential material lying around they must be secured in a locked cabinet. Only talk to authorized personal about confidential material. This confidentially can only be broken when a child is at real risk.
When carrying out observations you must take account of the child’s wishes and feelings if a child is upset or wants you to stop then you must stop.
Ethnic, cultural and linguistic backgrounds when we asses …show more content…
Explain how own working practice can affect children and young people’s development. * The adults in my own setting are aware of the development needs of the child. * Activities are specifically planned to support every child’s development. * There is always a balance of activity to engage children’s interest. * There is a balance between child initiated and adult initiated activities. * The balance of activity