ABC Level 2 Award/Certificate in Youth Work Practice
Evidence and Assessment Log Unit 2
Safeguarding Young People in a Youth Work Setting
Unit 2 Safeguarding Young People in a Youth Work Setting [A/602/6383] | Level2 | Credit Value4 | Guided Learning Hours30 | Unit Summery: This unit outlines knowledge and skills relating to the safeguarding of young people in a youth work setting. The unit needs to be assessed in line with the LLUK’s Assessment Strategy for Youth Work |
Learning Outcomes (1 to 3)The learner will | Assessment Criteria (1.1 to 3.4)The learner can | 1. Understand health and safety legislation, policies and procedures | 1.1 Identify the legislation, policies and procedures relevant to own role within the workplace in relation to …show more content…
I have a responsibility to take reasonable care of our own health and safety, this means watching out for any potential hazard that may cause harm to others, to make sure the premises is as it should be, fire exits are clear etc, making sure we avoid anything that presents a hazard, for example in the kitchen when we are cooking it is my responsibility to make sure that all young people remove jewellery, hair is tied back and sensible clothing is worn. This is all part of me taking care not to put myself, colleagues or young people at risk by what I am doing or what I don’t do. I must not interfere or misuse any equipment that my employer provides this includes equipment provided for our own health and safety. I have a responsibility to report all accidents, incidents and near misses. This means I must provide details of what happened and what I did as an employee. I also hold a responsibility as an employee to notify my employer of any personal changes i.e. next of kin, address, etc.