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national cares tandards early education and childcare up to the age of 16

Descriptionnational cares tandards early education and childcare up to the age of 16Edition
ISBN
Official Print Publication Date
Website Publication DateMay 16, 2011

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revised September 2009
ISBN 978 0 7559 8178 6
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On 1 April 2011 a new independent scrutiny and improvement body replaced the Care Commission - Social Care and Social Work Improvement Scotland (SCSWIS).
Contact SCSWIS on 0845 600 9527
or visit www.scswis.com

Contents

Introduction

Being welcomed and cared for (standards 1 to 3)
1 Being welcomed and valued
2 A safe environment
3 Health and wellbeing

Confidence in the service (standards 4 to 11)
4 Engaging with children
5 Quality of experience
6 Support and development
7 A caring environment
8 Equality and fairness
9 Involving the community
10 Involving other services
11 Access to resources

Confidence in management (standards 12 to 14)
12 Confidence in staff
13 Improving the service
14 Well-managed service

Annex A: Input standards

Annex B: Useful reference material

Annex C: Information on SSSC registration