On completion of the course you will be able to provide leadership, guidance and direction at the frontline of care delivery you will be instrumental in improving the health and wellbeing of those receiving care and support. Furthermore, you will be able to exercise delegated responsibility for the standard of care provided as well as supervise the work of other care workers which gives autonomy and accountability to lead and support others to comply with expected standards and behaviours ( Care, Compassion, Courage, Communication, Competence and Commitment) in carrying their roles. The care certificate must be achieved as part of the apprenticeship standard as well as functional skills English and maths Level 2.
Duration – 12-24 months
On completion of the apprenticeship standards, each apprentice will be prepared for the gateway assessment after which an end-point assessment will be done by an End Point Assessor that has no link with the training provider.
Non- Apprenticeship Route(Stand Alone) –
The same qualification for the apprenticeship standards apply to the four stratum of the care profession starting from adult care worker to leader in adult care with the exception of not doing functional skills in English and maths as well as End-Point Assessment.
- Lead Adult Care Worker will achieve Level 3 Diploma in Health and Social Care (Adults) for England – Duration- 9months