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Team Leader / Supervisor – Level 3

The Team Leader/Supervisor Apprenticeship is for someone who can take responsibility for managing a team or discrete project.

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Course Summary

Subject Area: Business, Leadership and Management
Apprenticeships
Location: Workplace
Full Time or Part Time: FT
Level: 3
Number Of Years: 2
Interview Required?: Y
Workplace

Apply now at: https://www.derby-college.ac.uk/course/team-leader-supervisor-level-3
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Course Information for Students

The Team Leader/Supervisor Apprenticeship is for someone who can take responsibility for managing a team or discrete project.  They can support, manage and develop team members, manage projects, and plan and monitor workloads and resources.  They can also take responsibility for delivering operational plans, resolving problems and building relationships. 

This apprenticeship is applicable to professional team leaders, first line managers and supervisors from all sectors – the private, public or third sector – and all sizes of organisation. 

The entry requirement for this apprenticeship will be decided by each employer, but may typically be five GCSEs at grade C (4/5) or higher. 

Through formal learning and applied practice, depending on the business environment, areas covered include:

  • Interpersonal skills – managing people and developing relationships
  • Organisational performance – delivering results
  • Personal effectiveness – managing oneself

The apprenticeship will be delivered in the workplace.

Nothing additional is needed.

Final assessment and grading will be undertaken by the Independent Assessor.  Marks will be based on how the evidence presented contributed to:

  • What the apprentice has shown they can do against the requirements of their job role
  • How the apprentice has approached their work and learning, and the way they have completed the task(s)
  • Who the apprentice has worked with, demonstrating the personal and interpersonal qualities they have brought to all their work relationships

Assessment covers:

  • Knowledge test – 30%
  • Structured competency-based interview – 30%
  • Submission of portfolio – 20%
  • Professional discussion of CPD activity – 20%

You could consider further study with an Apprenticeship in Operations Management or continue advancing your career within supervisory and management roles.

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

Course Information for Employers

The Team Leader/Supervisor Apprenticeship is for someone who can take responsibility for managing a team or discrete project.  They can support, manage and develop team members, manage projects, and plan and monitor workloads and resources.  They can also take responsibility for delivering operational plans, resolving problems and building relationships. 

This apprenticeship is applicable to professional team leaders, first line managers and supervisors from all sectors – the private, public or third sector – and all sizes of organisation. 

The entry requirement for this apprenticeship will be decided by each employer, but may typically be five GCSEs at grade C (4/5) or higher. 

Through formal learning and applied practice, depending on the business environment, areas covered include:

  • Interpersonal skills – managing people and developing relationships
  • Organisational performance – delivering results
  • Personal effectiveness – managing oneself

The following behaviours are required to be exhibited in the workplace:

  • Taking responsibility
  • Inclusive approach
  • Agility
  • Professionalism

On-programme assessment

  • regular assessment (involving employer and training provider)
  • development of a portfolio demonstrating learning and development activities, with their application in the workplace
  • evidence of 360-degree feedback within the ongoing development portfolio

Gateway to end-point assessment

The employer and training provider agree the apprentice meets the requirements of the standard.

End-point assessment  

  • involving a range of assessment tools
  • test of knowledge using scenarios with questions
  • competency-based interview
  • assessment of portfolio of evidence
  • professional discussion relating to CPD activity

This is negotiable with the employer, depending on the learner’s prior knowledge and experience.

On completion, apprentices may choose to register as Associate Members of the Chartered Management Institute and/or the Institute of Leadership and Management to support their professional career development and progression.

Potential job roles may include Supervisor, Team Leader, Project Officer, Shift Supervisor, Foreperson or Shift Manager.

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

This course could lead to one of these careers...

Production Managers and Directors in Manufacturing

£40466

Production Managers and Directors in Manufacturing

Managers and Proprietors in Other Services n.e.c.

£35259

Managers and Proprietors in Other Services n.e.c.

Sales Accounts and Business Development Managers

£45589

Sales Accounts and Business Development Managers

Office Supervisors

£23591

Office Supervisors

Customer Service Managers and Supervisors

£26501

Customer Service Managers and Supervisors

More Careers Information at: https://www.derby-college.ac.uk/career-pathways
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Course Information Last Updated On: November 4, 2021 11:06 am