The Role Of The Key Person

Target audience

All practitioners in early years settings and child minders.

About this course

This course has been developed to support practitioners in the role of the key person. It will explore the theory behind attachment, EYFS requirements and the day to day practice of the role. For more details, please see 'Course aims and outcomes', below.

Date, time and venue

Date Time Venue
Dates to be confirmed    

Course tutor

Early Years Quality and Attainment team.


  • £15


To be confirmed

Further course information

  • To support practitioners to understand the role of the key person including the qualities needed.
  • To help the key persons to better support children’s emotional development.
  • To understand the impact of a quality key person system on children and their families and the theory which underpins this.

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