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Key details

Attendance Part-time
Duration 18 months
Code TAA3HS1B
Awarding Body NCFE / Cache
Level Level 3
Start Date 13/11/2021

Course overview

This qualification develops the knowledge and skills needed when working in a lead adult care worker role in care settings. It covers a wide range of areas including supporting individuals with their physical and emotional care, daily living needs and health and social care procedures.

What you'll study

Mandatory units

  • Promote communication in care settings
  • Promote effective handling of information in care settings
  • Promote personal development in care settings
  • Promote person-centred approaches in care settings
  • Promote equality and inclusion in care settings
  • Promote health, safety and wellbeing in care settings
  • Responsibilities of a care worker
  • Duty of care in care settings
  • Safeguarding and protection in care settings

Plus many optional units.

Which type of job roles can you apply for on completion?

It is aimed at all those who wish to work, or are working, in a lead adult care worker role in health and social care settings in England

  • Learners can progress into employment in residential or nursing homes, domiciliary care, day centres or some clinical healthcare settings within job roles such as: Senior Care Support Worker · Lead Personal Assistant. It is anticipated that learners will progress to the Level 4 Diploma in Adult Care or the Level 5 Diploma in Leadership for Health and Social Care and Children and Young People’s Services (England). Learners may also progress on to qualifications for management or lead practitioner roles in adult care, or to specialist qualifications reflecting the context in which they work.
  • Mandatory units

    • Promote communication in care settings
    • Promote effective handling of information in care settings
    • Promote personal development in care settings
    • Promote person-centred approaches in care settings
    • Promote equality and inclusion in care settings
    • Promote health, safety and wellbeing in care settings
    • Responsibilities of a care worker
    • Duty of care in care settings
    • Safeguarding and protection in care settings

    Plus many optional units.

  • Which type of job roles can you apply for on completion?

    It is aimed at all those who wish to work, or are working, in a lead adult care worker role in health and social care settings in England

    • Learners can progress into employment in residential or nursing homes, domiciliary care, day centres or some clinical healthcare settings within job roles such as: Senior Care Support Worker · Lead Personal Assistant. It is anticipated that learners will progress to the Level 4 Diploma in Adult Care or the Level 5 Diploma in Leadership for Health and Social Care and Children and Young People’s Services (England). Learners may also progress on to qualifications for management or lead practitioner roles in adult care, or to specialist qualifications reflecting the context in which they work.

Assessment

Online Portfolio based / course work.

Entry requirements

19+ only. Ideally Maths / English at C / 4 or above.

Tutor discretion if experienced.

Work experience

Learners will need to be working, volunteering or on practical placement as they will need to show competence in both knowledge and skills for approx. 12 hours per week.

Next steps

This qualification provides direct progression to our Level 4 qualifications across Health and Social Care. Learners can also progress onto further learning at Level 4 and above.

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