Apprenticeship in Health and Social Care (Children and Young People services) Level 3

GCS Training
Level 3
16 months
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This apprenticeship is suitable for those working in roles that involves supporting children and young people within a residential setting. The work involves being a role model, providing guidance with learning life skills as well as personal development. It may also involve supporting young people with very complex needs, supervising other staff as well as having a responsibility for shifts. 

Example job titles suitable for this apprenticeship includes senior residential childcare practitioners, childcare workers, and senior childcare workers. 

The framework consists of:

•    Level 2 Health and Social Care: Core Qualification (Children and Young People)
•    Level 3 Health and Social Care: Practice Qualification (Children and Young People)
•    Level 2 Essential Skills Wales in Communication (minimum requirements)
•    Level 2 Essential Skills Wales in Application of Number (minimum requirement)

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Progression Opportunities

Apprenticeship in Health and Social Care (Adult services) - Level 3

Professional Apprenticeships in Health and Social Care - Level 4/5