LEVEL 4 – DIPLOMA IN WORKING WITH VICTIMS,
SURVIVORS & WITNESSES RQF
The course will consider different typologies and the impact on families and children. The course will improve your understanding of the impact on the family and the community as a whole, and how you can improve the support you offer victims, survivors and witness. The course will also look at the risk factors, how to assess risk, and how to address the risk when supporting families. Learnings from serious case reviews will be considered as well as how to work with other agencies in order to ensure the best outcomes for victims, survivors and witnesses.
|Mandatory||A||Develop a Culture & Systems to Promote Equality & Value Diversity||12||4||6|
|Mandatory||A||Promote Multi-Agency Working at Agencies Meetings||20||4||6|
|Optional||B||Assist Victims, Witnesses & Survivors to manage the effects of their experiences||15||4||3|
|Optional||B||Support Vulnerable or Intimidated Witnesses during judicial & legal processes||15||3||4|
|Optional||C||Develop Working Relationships with Colleagues & Stakeholders||20||4||4|
|Optional||C||Contribute to Development, Implementation & Evaluation of Strategies and
Policies for recruiting & managing volunteers
|Optional||C||Manage the performance of Teams and Individuals||16||3||6|
|Optional||C||Establishing & Maintaining Client Referrals & Information Exchange Systems||30||4||5|
|Optional||C||Monitor Compliance with Quality Systems||21||5||7|
|Optional||C||Ensure Compliance with Legal Regulatory Ethical & Social Requirements||25||4||5|
|Optional||C||Develop own practice through reflection||30||3||4|
Why study with the LSTA?
Why gain a qualification?
Who is it for?
- Probation Services
- Prosecution Services
- Policing and Law Enforcement
- Community and Youth Work
- Courts and Tribunal Services
- Social Services
- Local Authority
- Health Services
- The Voluntary or Third Sector
- Residential Care
- Practitioners and Support Workers in Care Home Services
- Adult Day Care Services
- Housing Support Services
What support will you have?
How long will it take?
What level should I do?
What criteria do I have to meet?
- You will be looking to work or be working or volunteering in anyone of the Community Justice Sectors listed above, in an outreach or support or management role.
- You will have some experience and you may already supervise others or manage resources.
- You want to develop your skills further to take on more responsibility and would like to be considered for promotion
- Have been working in the sector for a number of years without a recognized qualification and therefore would like to gain a qualification.
There are 12 Units in total for this qualification that has been arranged into Mandatory Group A and Optional Groups B and C. Learner must complete all 3 Mandatory Unit in Group A and Optional Groups. A minimum of one unit from Group B and then sufficient units from Group C to achieve a total of 37 credit for the Course. There are 162 Guided Learning Hours (GLH) max