Diploma in Leadership for Health and Social Care and Children and Young People’s Services

Our NCFE CACHE Level 5 Diploma equips you with the skills to lead teams, manage complex arrangements, and navigate policies while tailoring your learning to reach new heights in positions like Nursery Manager or Head Teacher.

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      9 – 12 months

      Course Level

      Level 5



      Programme Overview

      The NCFE CACHE Level 5 Diploma in Leadership for Health and Social Care equips individuals with the necessary skills and knowledge to effectively manage and lead in residential childcare settings for children and young people. This qualification provides learners with essential expertise in areas such as leading and managing teams, overseeing group living arrangements, supporting children and young people, and implementing policies and procedures.

      Additionally, this program offers learners the flexibility to choose optional topics that are specifically relevant to their roles in residential childcare. This ensures that learners can focus on specialized areas that align with their specific career paths and responsibilities within these settings.

      Our Advantage

      As a part of our dedication to your professional development, we’re delighted to present two complimentary CPD programs specifically designed for teacher training. Explore more about these exciting CPD opportunities here and take a step towards enhancing your skills!

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        Who is this course for:

        • Candidates aged 21 and above who are currently employed in the Early Years Workforce.
        • Candidates who are already working or aspiring to work as Managers, Deputy Managers, and Head Teachers in Early Years settings.
        • Teachers who are seeking career advancement opportunities, such as becoming Nursery Managers or Branch Managers within their respective Early Years settings.

        Minimum Eligibility

        • Candidates who can demonstrate proficiency in English language skills, both in written and oral communication.
        • Candidates who possess a high school diploma or equivalent qualification.

        Job Opportunities

        Upon successful completion of the program, learners will have the opportunity to pursue various job roles depending on the chosen pathway. The following selection provides a glimpse of the diverse range of opportunities available in both adult and children and young people’s settings:

        • Manager
        • Deputy manager
        • Assistant manager
        • Care broker
        • Case manager
        • Senior support worker
        • Day care manager
        • Residential care manager

        About NCFE

        NCFE is an international, educational awarding organisation that designs, develops, and certifies diverse, recognised qualifications and awards in the UK. It’s a registered educational charity that has been dedicated to learning for over 150 years.

        NCFE originally stood for Northern Council for Further Education, but it dropped the full name in the 1990s. Now known simply as NCFE. It’s the UK’s longest established awarding body, as well as one of the UK’s fastest growing, which means it’s highly respected for its professionalism and quality.

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