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Team Leader/Supervisor Level 3 Apprenticeship

Programme Type: Apprenticeship
Availability: All areas
Team Leader

Is it for me?

Organisations of all sizes require effective team leaders and supervisors. This apprenticeship will help you take your first steps into professional management. It is also suitable for managers who have practical experience but who wish to develop their theoretical understanding of management. As part of this apprenticeship you'll undertake the ILM Level 3 Diploma for Managers.

Essential Information

Entry Requirements
No formal entry requirements
Course Length
15 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

Maths & English Level 2 if required

ILM L3 Diploma for Managers


A team leader/supervisor is a first line manager with responsibility for operations, projects or managing a team. This apprenticeship will help you develop the skills and knowledge you need to support, manage and develop team members, manage projects, resolve problems, and build relationships with colleagues and customers in both the public and private sectors.
What will I learn?

You will have the chance to study a wide range of subjects as part of your Apprenticeship, for example project management, finance, time management and decision making in addition to gaining the skills you need to lead and manage a team effectively.

What does the ILM Level 3 Diploma for Managers cover?

This Diploma is ideal for professionals taking their first step into line management, or those with some experience with managing a team or project. During the programme you will develop a range of essential management skills and build your leadership capabilities to motivate teams and influence with confidence. You will gain a broad understanding of key management and leadership theory to underpin and support growth and performance. Read here for more information on the ILM L3 Diploma for Managers.

How will I be assessed?

During your Apprenticeship you will work with your Training Consultant who will use continuous assessment activities to help you gain the knowledge and skills you need to successfully complete your training. On completion of your formal training you will demonstrate what you have learnt by delivering a short presentation followed by questions and answers and a professional discussion based on a portfolio of work created during your apprenticeship.

What job role would I be able to work in?

Organisations of all sizes require effective, professional team leaders, first line managers and supervisors. Roles and occupations may include: Supervisor, Team Leader, Project Officer, Shift Supervisor, Foreperson, and Shift Manager.

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?

On completion of this Apprenticeship you will be able to progress onto the Operations/Departmental Manager Higher Apprenticeship.
Contact us now and get onto your career-boosting Apprenticeship

Newport Old Grammar School Campus: 01983 533926

Portsmouth Campus: 02392 374752

Temporary campus closure

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Temporary campus closure

Due to exciting work starting to expand facilities at The Old Grammar School Campus, the building will be closed until the beginning of August.

In the meantime please refer all contact and visits to our Riverbank Campus in Little London, Newport PO30 5BS.

All calls will automatically be redirected, and apprentices and students will be notified directly of any changes to training or exam arrangements.

Apologies for any inconvenience caused while this work is being carried out.

Our Portsmouth Campus is unaffected and is operating as normal.