Qualification: NCFE CACHE Level 3 Diploma for the Early Years Educator
Unit: Unit 2.2: Understand legislation relating to the safeguarding, protection and welfare of children
Learning outcome: Understand legislation and guidelines for the safeguarding, protection and welfare of children
Assessment criteria: Analyse how current legislation and guidelines for safeguarding inform policy and procedure
Organisational policies and procedures are designed to ensure that an Early Years setting works in ways that comply with legislation and best practices and protect the welfare of the children in their care. Therefore, any changes to legislation will require policies and procedures to be updated to remain compliant.