The Apprenticeship and Jobs Growth Wales+ Programmes, led by the Welsh Government, are supported by the European Social Fund
Apprenticeship L3 in Health and Social Care (Adults)
Apprenticeship in Social Care (Adults) is for people working in the sector. They may also carry out a range of delegated clinical/specialists’ tasks; undertake more complex roles in relation to, for example, changing behaviours, encouraging insight and independence and supervise other team members.
Level 3 Diploma in Health and Social Care
This Framework includes the following components
- Level 3 Diploma in Health and Social Care: Practice
- Level 2 Diploma in Health and Social Care: Core
- Essential Skills Wales Communication
- Essential Skills Wales Application of number
Typically, 16 months
Typical job roles
- Senior/Social Care Worker
- Senior Domiciliary Care Worker
- Senior Support Worker
- Reablement Officer
- Senior Residential Care Worker
- Day Care Officer
- Senior Home Care Worker
- Senior care and support at home worker
Tasks may include supporting the physical, social, emotional, and intellectual needs of people who use social care and support services. Support individuals (for example, older people, people with learning disabilities, people with mental health problems, people who are physically disabled, people with chronic health conditions) to live in their own homes/day care settings/residential settings.
Delivery model: How are apprenticeships delivered?
Each learner is different, which is why we use a range of delivery options – face-to-face support, online learning – within our programmes.
- Apprentices are supported by a Training Advisor
- Apprentices complete work projects, applying learning to their role
- Expert tutor supports development of skills and knowledge
- Learning and progress is managed and tracked online