Men in children's services

Audience Children's workforce
Course Level 3
Hours 10

Learning criteria

  • Describe key issues relating to gender and role
  • both in theory and in relation to children\u2019s services
  • Explain the development of gender identity in children and young people
  • Explain the possible impact of distortions in the gender role narrative in relation to educational achievement
  • social integration and mental health
  • Explain how you can promote an active role for men in working with children and young people
  • Identify interventions which work towards improvements in your setting as a workplace for men

Learning outcomes

  • Understand key issues of gender in working with children and young people
  • Understand how you can promote inclusion of men working in your setting