Who is this apprenticeship suitable for?
You may work either as a Manager in Children’s Residential Care or as a Children, Young People and Families Manager in the Community in a range of settings in local authorities, within health organisations, educational and early years settings or children’s centres, as well as a wide range of private voluntary and community organisations. You could be solely responsible for the management of a team or service, or be part of a management team. To deliver effectively on a wide range of outcomes you will work on a multi-agency basis with professionals from a wide range of backgrounds, as well as team leaders and managers from your own organisation.
Typical role include Residential Manager, Home Manager, Children’s Home Manager, Group Home Manager, Children’s Services Manager, Director of Residential Services and programme Manager.
With a focus on excellence in practice and improved performance, you will encourage Children, Young People and Family Practitioners to gain the skills, knowledge, attitudes and behaviours that will enable them to actively support each child, young person, young adult and family to achieve their potential.
This apprenticeship is suitable for: Managers in Children's Residential Care, or Children, Young People and Families Managers in the Community
Title of embedded diploma/qualification City & Guilds Level 5 Diploma in Leadership and Management for Residential Childcare
End-point assessment organisation: TQUK LTD
How long will this apprenticeship take to complete: 24 months Apprenticeship + 8 weeks End Point Assessment
Cost: Non-levy employer contribution (5%) - £300 & levy paying employer contribution - £6000
What will you learn on the apprenticeship?
You will learn how to ensure your organisation and wider partnerships deliver improved outcomes, keeping the needs of the child, young person or family at the centre of the service you and your team provide.
With a focus on excellence in practice and improved performance, you will encourage Children, Young People and Family Practitioners to gain the skills, knowledge, attitudes, and behaviours that will enable them to actively support each child, young person, young adult and family to achieve their potential. You will inform and improve practice by acting on research and new developments into how the needs of children, young people and families are best met. You will model the behaviours that encourage reflective practice, professional confidence and humility. You will challenge and support practitioners and ensure their practice is safe. You will develop and lead an ethos that will enable and inspire practitioners to make a real difference to the lives of children, young people and families.
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