Children Young People and Families Manager Level 5

Duration: 24 Months
Standard

The aim of this qualification is to give the learner the opportunity to develop their leadership skills in residential childcare and work towards qualifying in management.

The duration of this course is typically 21 months. End Point Assessment (EPA) duration is 3 months (24 months in total).

Course details

As well as strong communication skills, leading residential childcare workers will manage a group of staff to effectively care and support for children and young adults in residential childcare and ensure their needs are met.

As well as building your knowledge, learners will gain an understanding of how to:

  • Lead and manage a team in a residential care setting
  • Lead group living
  • Lead practice to promote the right diversity and equality of children and young people in residential childcare
  • Lead practice in the safe use of digital internet and mobile technology with children and young people.

    Depending on your setting, you will select either the L5 Diploma in Leadership and Management in Residential Childcare OR the L5 Diploma Leadership for Health and Social Care and Children and Young People’s Services.

  • Career Future
    • Youth and Community Team Manager
    • Area Manager
    • Residential Care Manager
    • Deputy Residential Care Manager
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    How is this Apprenticeship delivered?
    Entry Requirements

    To be suitable for an Advanced Apprenticeship with Busy Bees Training, you will need:

    • There are no formal entry requirements for this qualification, however, it is essential that you are employed as a Manager or Assistant Manager in a care setting
    • Be able to gain a satisfactory Data Barring Service (DBS)
    Children Young People and Families Manager Level 5 - testimonial
    I’m really enjoying my apprenticeship with Busy Bees Training and although I was thinking about becoming a mid wife I am getting valuable insight into childcare. Lauren - Early Years Practitioner
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    Children Young People and Families Manager Level 5
    I’m really enjoying my apprenticeship with Busy Bees Training and although I was thinking about becoming a mid wife I am getting valuable insight into childcare. Lauren - Early Years Practitioner