As part of the Level 4 and 5 QW Health and Social Care and Childcare qualifications, all learners will need to complete an External Assessment and in order to do this, learners will need to be registered on the Pro platform, as opposed to Walled Garden. We have developed a video ’Getting started with Pro’ to advise you how to create users in the Pro platform, as well as how to register learners for these qualifications.
Further support materials are available in Pro under the Welsh Qualifications tab and if you have any further questions on this, please email: firstname.lastname@example.org’.
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 mandatory content of the Level 5 Leadership and Management in Children’s Care, Play, Learning and Development: Practice qualification consists of the following mandatory units:
A range of optional units are also available within this qualification.
To achieve the Level 5 Leadership and Management in Children’s Care, Play, Learning and Development: Practice qualification learners must achieve a minimum of 120 credits in total.
Level 5 Leadership and Management in Children’s Care, Play, Learning and Development: Practice will be externally assessed.
Learners must successfully complete:
The qualification allows learners to progress their employment opportunities or to continue to further study at a higher level.
Head to our Training and Events page for the latest information on Professional Development events and learning opportunities for this qualification.
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