Level 3 Diploma for the Children & Young People’s Workforce – Social Care Pathway

Course Level: Level 3

Delivery: Apprenticeship & Learner Loan

Study mode: Full Time

Timescale: 17 – 20 Months

Course overview:

This qualification is designed for those working with children & young people in social care settings. Learners undertaking this qualification will be working with children and young people from birth to 19 years of age. It assesses both knowledge and competence that can be applied across the sector.

This qualification is delivered in the workplace by one of our fully qualified & experienced tutors. Knowledge and competency is assessed through completion of an online portfolio of evidence.

Mandatory Modules: 

  • Understand child development
  • Promote child development
  • Safeguard the well-being of children & young people
  • Develop positive relationships
  • Work together for the benefit of children & young people
  • Support positive outcomes
  • Principles of duty of care

Pathway Modules Including:

  • Assessment & planning
  • Promote well-being & resilience
  • Professional practice

This Qualification Is Suitable For:

Social care roles with children & young people in settings other than residential homes ie. supporting a child or young person in their own home, at a contact centre or in a woman’s refuge. Responsible for promoting a caring, healthy, stimulating, safe environment for children & young people.

Funding Options:

Funding is available for these courses through a range of government funding options including apprenticeships and learner loans.

Progression Opportunities:

On successful completion, learners may wish to continue their development with one of the following qualifications:

  • Level 5 Diploma in Leadership for Health and Social Care and Children and Young People’s Services

How to enrol:

Call: 01782 646346