The Level 5 Leadership and Management for Adult Care Diploma is aimed at those who lead social care provision in an adult or a children and young people’s setting, either as managers of the provision or as senior practitioners.
Upon succesful completion of this course, the qualification you will achieve is the NCFE CACHE Level 5 Diploma in Leadership and Management for Adult Care.
Please note - Learners studying a Health and Social Care course need to meet current Government legal requirements relating to COVID-19 vaccination status when working in the health and social care sector. This means learners must be fully vaccinated against COVID-19, this includes being double vaccinated and having received a booster. Learners need to meet this legal requirement to be able to attend placement, without attending placement learners cannot complete their qualifications.
If you think you may be medically exempt from the COVID-19 mandatory vaccination. Learners will need to provide evidence of an NHS Covid pass medical exemption. There is further guidance on how to apply for a medical exemption and prove you are unable to get vaccinated on the government website.
The Level 5 Leadership and Management for Adult Care Diploma allows you to demonstrate your competence and knowledge within a managerial position.
This qualification replaces the current Level 4 NVQ in Leadership and Management for Care Services and the Level 4 NVQ in Health and Social Care, which are accepted as entry requirements to a number of Healthcare Environment Inspectorate (HEI) programmes.
Incorporated within the Level 5 Diploma there is a research project of your choosing.
There are no formal entry qualifications for the Level 5 Leadership and Management for Adult Care Diploma, although you must be employed within a managerial role within a Health and Social care setting.
You must also be able to study to the required levels and be committed and working within a suitable job role.
Fees may vary please enquire for further information.
This course will cost £4670.
If you are aged 19 years or over on the 1st day of your course, you may qualify for an Advanced Learner Loan to help with your College fees. If you progress to employment you won't have to pay anything back until you’re earning £27,295 per year. Your household income isn't taken into account and there's no credit check. Your eligibility depends on your course, nationality, and age. To find out more contact the College Information Line on 01205 313218.
Please note that all fees are subject to change.
You will attend monthly meetings with your assessor and have observations within your work practice to demonstrate consistency within your work.
Your assessor is occupational competent and is qualified in the award or above. They will support and work with you throughout the qualification period.
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