Want to formally recognise the awesome work you are doing with youth in your area?
We are now delivering the New Zealand Certificate in Youth Work Level 3.
We are taking registrations NOW for youth workers who would like to gain this qualification.
We have 20 funded placements available for this certificate.
Note: there is an enrolment fee of $230.00 which is payable to Careerforce who accredits the
New Zealand Certificate in Youth Work Level 3.
This youth-work qualification is targeted at new or potential entrants into the youth-work sector, including those currently working with youth who would benefit from recognition of their skills in the workplace, and provides a pathway for entry into careers in the youth-development sector.
The programme includes developing and/or recognising the following competencies:
Section one: Culture and ethics
Describing culturally safe Māori operating principles and values.
Describing the principles, aims and goals of the Youth Development Strategy Aotearoa.
Demonstrating and applying knowledge of professional and ethical behaviour in a health or wellbeing setting.
Section two: Connecting with young people
Describing selected aspects of human development theory in a health or wellbeing setting.
Profiling youth in Aotearoa New Zealand.
Working with a young person as a youth worker in the youth development sector.
Describing group work and leadership in youth work in the youth development sector.
Section three: Youth work project
Describing knowledge of risk management planning in a health or wellbeing setting.
Helping plan, deliver, implement and evaluate a youth development project in the youth development sector.
For more information please refer to the programme guide attached below
Wera Aotearoa Charitable Trust have three registered assessors for the New Zealand Certificate in Youth Work Level 3. They are here to provide support to you throughout the duration of your study towards this certificate.
If you would like to get in touch with one of our assessors please send your enquiry to firstname.lastname@example.org or call our office on 0800 GO WERA or 07 346 1337
Enrolments to be completed ASAP
When: Friday 1st to Sunday 3rd February 2019
Where: Taheke Marae
When: 1st March 2019
Where: The Wera Hub
When: Friday 5th to Sunday 7th April 2019
Where: Rotorua (Venue TBC)
When: Friday 3rd May 2019
Where: The Wera Hub
We will host additional Tutorials/Workshops if the need is identified by the trainees enrolled
June 2019 Completion and Graduation of all Trainees
If you are interested to enrol or would like more information on the New Zealand Certificate in Youth Work Level 3, please call Hayley on 0800 GOWERA or email email@example.com
If you would like to print this information we have attached a pdf version below that you can download at your convenience.
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