Higher Apprenticeship in Care Leadership and Management

Higher Apprenticeship in Care Leadership and Management

Apprenticeship Framework

Key facts
Level 5
Functional Skills N/A—see note
On programme duration Minimum of 12 months
On programme qualification Included within the framework
Who is it for? The Higher Apprenticeship in Care Leadership and Management for those working as Adults’ Residential Managers, Adults’ Managers and Adults’ Advanced Practitioners in Adult Social Care or as a Manager of Specialist Adult Social Care Services or Business Development Manager in adult social care only

The Higher Apprenticeship in Care Leadership and Management is an excellent way to gain technical knowledge and real practical experience. The programme consists of the following components which need to be completed in order to achieve the Apprenticeship framework:

  • Higher Apprenticeship in Care Leadership and Management
  • Functional Skills

Note: Apprentices must complete or have completed one of the approved English and Mathematical transferable skills qualifications in order to successfully complete their Apprenticeship.

The framework is completed through a mix of learning in the workplace, formal off the job learning and the opportunity to practice and embed new skills in a real work context. On completion the individual must be able to undertake the full range of duties, in the range of circumstances appropriate to the job, to the industry standard.

Level: 4
Teacher: Workbased