Learners are required to have completed the Level 4 Preparing for Leadership and Management in Children’s Care, Play, Learning and Development qualification prior to undertaking this Level 5 Practice qualification.
This qualification is practice-based for those with experience in a leadership or management role within the Childcare sector. This qualification is designed to help learners over the age of 19 to practise as leaders and managers in the sector. It is particularly relevant to those managing Flying Start provision, or for those delivering the curriculum for 3-7 year olds in Foundation Phase settings in Wales. It is also suitable for:
The content is in the process of being finalised. It will contain both mandatory and optional areas of learning. The following themes are likely to be included:
The final structure will be confirmed shortly.
The qualification will include both mandatory and optional units. It will be externally assessed using a business project, portfolio and professional discussion.
We are working with key stakeholders and higher education institutions to explore progression routes and professional training to provide further study opportunities for learners.
There are no documents available for this qualification at the moment.
The latest information Professional Development events and learning opportunities will be available here from autumn 2018.
You will be able to see details on how to find a centre here.