These qualifications are suitable for those who work, or who are looking to work within the adult care sector across a range of roles, including care worker to senior care worker and manager of a setting.
There is no clear-cut definition of social care. It covers a wide range of services provided by local authorities and the independent sector to children and adults in need or at risk. Carers typically find themselves working in: care homes, clinics, hospitals, medical practices, and out in the community in the homes of people in need of their help.
The course covers a wide range of areas including supporting individuals with their physical and emotional care, daily living needs and care procedures. It also helps develop the knowledge and skills required for working in the adult care environments.
Level 2 Diploma in Care
This qualification is designed to guide and assess the development of knowledge and skills relating to the adult care workforce.
Level 3 Diploma in Adult Care
This qualification develops the knowledge and skills needed when working in a senior role with adults in adult care environments.
Level 4 Diploma in Adult Care
This qualification is designed to equip learners with the knowledge, understanding and skills required to work in a senior role with adults in an adult care setting.
Level 5 Diploma in Leadership for Health and Social Care and Children and Young People's Services
This qualification is aimed at advanced practitioners in Health and Social Care and Children and Young People's Services. The qualification provides Learners with the skills and knowledge required to manage practice and lead others.
This qualification has five pathways covering a wide range of topic including safeguarding and protection, managing care services, supporting development, partnership working and promoting and developing best practice.