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Higher Care Leadership and Management

On our Higher Care Leadership and Management Apprenticeship your mangers and future mangers will develop all the latest skills and techniques to be successful leaders, helping to ensure the success of your business.

The units below have to be completed successfully. In addition to these businesses can decide along with their Tutor/Assesser which additional units to complete to meet the needs of their business.

Mandatory units:

  • Use and develop systems that promote communication
  • Champion equality, diversity and inclusion
  • Develop health and safety and risk management policies, procedures and practices in health and social care
  • Manage health and social care practice to ensure positive outcomes for individuals
  • Safeguarding and protection of vulnerable adults
  • Lead person centred practice
  • Assess the individual in a health and social care setting
  • Undertake a research project within services for health and social care
  • Understand professional management and leadership
  • Promote professional development
  • Work in partnership in health and social care or children and young people’s settings
  • Understand safeguarding of children and young people (for those working in the adult sector).

For all of the pathways you can choose from a wide range of units to help your staffs' development needs and those of the business, including:

  • Develop procedures and practice to respond to concerns and complaints
  • Recruitment and selection
  • Manage induction
  • Manage an inter-professional team
  • Understand the process and experience of dementia
  • Understand physical disability
  • End of life and dementia care
  • Manage finance within own area of responsibility
  • Manage domiciliary services
  • Facilitate coaching and mentoring of practitioners in health and social care
  • Understand partnership working
  • Understand how to manage a team
  • Understanding professional supervision practice
  • Understand the process and experience of dementia
  • Understand the impact of acquired brain injury on individuals
  • Manage domiciliary services
  • Lead the management of transitions

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The qualification is achieved through teaching, learning on the job, e-learning, workshops and assessment.

On completion of the Apprenticeship the apprentice must be able to undertake the full range of duties, in the range of circumstances appropriate to the job, confidently and competently to the standard set by the industry.

To find out more about how we can support your training needs call 01923 698 430 or email us at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.