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Children, Young People & Families Manager Level 5 Apprenticeship

Programme Type: Apprenticeship
Availability: Isle of Wight only

Is it for me?

This Apprenticeship has been designed to provide those working in a range of settings to take responsibility for the management of a team or service. It focuses on excellence in practice and improved performance to enable you to actively support individuals to achieve their potential.

Essential Information

Entry Requirements
Maths and English at Level 2 (GCSE A-C / 4-9 or equivalent). If you don’t have evidence, please contact us to discuss the options available. DBS Check.
Course Length
18 months
Start Date
Set by the employer
Mainly in the workplace. Some knowledge sessions and testing may take place at one of our campuses.
Qualifications Achievable
  • Children, Young People & Families Manager Level 5 Apprenticeship
  • Level 5 Diploma in Leadership for Health and Social Care and Children’s and Young People’s Services (England)


The Apprenticeship will ensure direction, alignment and commitment within your own practice, your team(s), your organisation and across partnerships to help children, young people and families aspire to do their best and achieve sustainable change. It focuses on excellence in practice enabling you to gain the skills, knowledge, attitudes and behaviours to inform and improve your practice and further develop your professional confidence.
What will I learn?

During the Apprenticeship you will gain knowledge and understanding of current research and development in the sector, theories underpinning learning, development and motivation and the principles and practice of supervision, statutory frameworks and interagency work.

What does the Level 5 Diploma in Leadership for Health and Social Care and Children’s and Young People’s Services (England) cover?

This qualification is designed to give you the opportunity to build both managerial and care skills. It fulfils the regulatory requirements for those looking to become managers of homes or domiciliary services. The qualification is for those already working in health and social care who have not yet achieved a qualification at this level. You’ll cover a number of areas such as, the assessment of individual needs, planning and review of care programmes, risk management and effective governance.

How will I be assessed?

Throughout your Apprenticeship you will work closely with your HTP Training Consultant who will provide continuous assessment and feedback to ensure you successfully complete your Apprenticeship Standard. Once you have completed your formal training you will demonstrate what you have learnt through a situation judgement test and competency based interview.

Are there many jobs in this field?

Undertaking this Apprenticeship will enable you to fulfil the regulatory requirements of the manager of residential and domiciliary services. It can also help you work in roles such as Health Promotion/Education Specialist, Health Service Manager or Youth and Community Worker.

What advice and guidance can I expect to receive?

From the time you contact us, during training, and after you complete your programme, our experienced staff are on hand to provide you with the help and advice you need to achieve your career aspirations. More information about the Careers Programme we offer can be found on our Support Page or contact one of our Recruitment and Careers Advisors using our Contact Form or by calling 01983 533926.

Need to go deeper into the details of this Apprenticeship?

Full, up-to-date details of this Apprenticeship can be found on the Institute for Apprenticeships website here:

What can I do after this Apprenticeship?

Following successful completion of your apprenticeship you will have the opportunity to progress onto the Operations/Departmental Manager Level 5 Apprenticeship
Contact us now and get onto your career-boosting Apprenticeship

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