Level 5 Diploma in Leadership and Management
What are the entry requirements?
You should be at least 19 years old.
We do not set any other entry requirements.
Do you need to be working to take the qualification?
Learners will need to be working in the role of Deputy or Manager in an appropriate setting, or have the opportunity to carry out responsibilities associated with these roles to be able to study for the Level 5 Diploma in Leadership and Management for Residential Childcare (England).
How many credits are required to complete it?
Learners must achieve 65 credits. 57 credits must be achieved from Mandatory Group A, and at least 8 credits from Optional Group B.
How is it assessed?
All units will be internally assessed using standard methods, such as coursework, portfolio of evidence, practical demonstration / assignment.
What related qualifications can you progress to?
Learners can progress onto a Degree in a related discipline.
Learners can progress to the following job roles:
• registered residential childcare managers, deputies and assistant managers • deputy and assistant managers in other adult or children and young people’s social care settings (further professional development/ qualification may be required once in post).