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Level 5 Apprenticeship in Leadership and Management in Residential Childcare

This apprenticeship will enable you to: Input strategic planning in line with organisational objectives

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Course Summary

Subject Area: Childcare
Apprenticeships
Location: Offsite
Full Time or Part Time: PT
Level: 5
Number Of Years: 2
Interview Required?: Y
Weeks: 79
Hours:
Start: Flexible
Days/Times:
Adult Loan Amount: £2800
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Apply now at: https://www.derby-college.ac.uk/course/level-5-apprenticeship-in-leadership-and-management-in-residential-childcare
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Course Information for Students

This apprenticeship will enable you to:

  • Input strategic planning in line with organisational objectives
  • Plan, organise and manage resources to deliver outcomes
  • Demonstrate commercial awareness and shape new opportunities
  • Support the management of change within the organisation
  • Manage talent and performance
  • Reflect on the performance of yourself and others
  • Undertake critical analysis and evaluation
  • Become inclusive, agile and professional
  • Complete Level 2 Maths and English qualifications (unless you have evidence of exemptions)

The apprenticeship involves 20% recorded off-the-job training, a Diploma qualification and an end-point assessment. 

You must:

  • Have lived in the UK or EU for the past three years
  • Be an existing manager keen to develop your theoretical understanding of management skills and your digital capabilities further
  • Be employed with a minimum contract of 30 hours per week
  • Be aged over 18
  • Have an excellent standard of English and maths to at least Level 2.
  • Input strategic planning in line with organisational objectives
  • Plan, organise and manage resources to deliver outcomes
  • Demonstrate commercial awareness and shape new opportunities
  • Support the management of change within the organisation
  • Manage talent and performance
  • Reflect on the performance of yourself and others
  • Undertake critical analysis and evaluation
  • Become inclusive, agile and professional
  • Level 2 Maths and English (unless you have evidence of exemptions)

The apprenticeship will be delivered in the workplace.

There are 5% costs to the employer.

You need a laptop to access your e-portfolio.

  • Observations
  • Questioning
  • Professional Discussion
  • Assignments
  • Products of Work

You can progress to a Level 6 qualification in Leadership and Management.

For more information contact Derby College on 0800 0280289 or enquiries@derby-college.ac.uk

Course Information for Employers

The apprentice will develop their understanding of how to:

  • Input strategic planning in line with organisational objectives
  • Plan, organise and manage resources to deliver outcomes
  • Demonstrate commercial awareness and shape new opportunities
  • Support the management of change within the organisation
  • Manage talent and performance
  • Reflect on the performance of themselves and others
  • Undertake critical analysis and evaluation
  • Become inclusive, agile and professional

They will complete a Diploma, Level 2 Maths and English qualifications (unless they have evidence of exemptions) and an end-point assessment. There should be 20% recorded off-the-job training. 

They should:

  • Have a DBS check
  • Be working in a management position, with a minimum of 30 contracted hours a week
  • Have an excellent standard of English

The apprentice should have:

  • 20% off-the-job training time
  • Paid time to attend College for Functional Skills (if not exempt)
  • Training by the employer
  • Professional attitude
  • Strong interpersonal skills
  • A commitment to pursuing this line of work as a career
  • Dedication
  • Diploma at Level 5
  • Maths and English at Level 2
  • End-point assessment (external exam)
  • Observations
  • Questioning
  • Professional Discussion
  • Assignments
  • Products of Work

If they are not exempt from Functional Skills training, they will have to attend College.

They need a laptop to access the e-portfolio and undertake reviews.

They can progress to Level 6 qualifications. 

Higher management roles

You may already have someone in your organisation or someone has come to you direct asking for an apprenticeship, but if you don’t we have a free recruitment service to help you hire the best candidate for your organisation from our talent pool and external advertising through social media and the national apprenticeship services website

If you are an employer and you would like to know more, please email businessenquiries@derby-college.ac.uk or call 01332 387421

Career Information

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More Careers Information at: https://www.derby-college.ac.uk/career-pathways
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Course Information Last Updated On: November 4, 2021 11:02 am