The STC Group

Level 5 Leader In Adult Care

The Leader in Adult Care will guide and inspire teams to make positive differences to someone’s life when they are faced with physical, practical, social, emotional, psychological or intellectual challenges. 

They will be a leader of the care team and will develop and implement a values-based culture at a service or unit level. 

They may be responsible for business development, financial control, organisational resilience and continuity as well as for managing risk and leading on organisational change.  

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What does the course cover?

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At a Glance

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What could this course lead to?

The qualification can be used to develop the knowledge and skills of care managers in a range of services including, but not limited to, residential services for older people and people with disabilities, domiciliary care services, day services, respite services and community-based services.

Funded Option: Advanced Learner Loan, Apprenticeship
Accreditation: Level 4 Diploma in Adult Care.
Duration: Typically 18 months

Examples of job roles include Dementia Lead, Re-ablement Worker, Physiotherapy Assistant, Occupational Therapy Assistant, Public Health Associate Worker, Keeping in Contact Worker, Community Care/Support Officer, Social Care Assessor, Care Assessment Officer, Social Services Officer, Brokerage Worker, Rehabilitation and Reablement Assistant, Independence Support Assistant, Reablement Support Workers/Officer, Telecare Assistant and Assistive Technology Co-ordinator/Officer.

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Who is this course for?

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How much is this course?

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Maths and English at GCSE grade 2 (grade E/F in the previous structure). Undertake the Disclosure and Barring Service process and provide the result.

Please contact us for details about this course. Funding may be available for some eligible learners and we offer a range of payment options.

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