Level 5 Leader in Adult Care

Leading the care service and managing teams of carers to look after adults with care needs. This qualification aimed at registered managers of a service and unit, deputy or assistant managers who are responsible for managing a community or residential home and are looking to enhance their ways of working in the Care Sector. Apprentices will learn to be a leader of the care team and will develop and implement a values-based culture at a service or unit level. They have a responsibility to ensure the service is safe, effective, caring, responsive to people's needs and is well-led.

How long will it take me to achieve this qualification?
This Apprenticeship is a minimum of 18 months to complete.

How is the qualification assessed?
This qualification is assessed through completion of a portfolio of evidence which will be assessed and internally quality assured by the centre.

What next?
Individuals achieving this qualification can choose to progress onto further or higher education to study towards a diploma or degree in their chosen subject or specialism.