The Children and young people's workforce
Level 3 Diploma

Employability Sector

Health, Public Services and Care, Children and Young People

Qualification
Level

Level 3
Diploma

Diploma Awarding
Body

NCFE
CACHE

Program
Length

9-12 months

AIMS AND OBJECTIVES OF THIS QUALIFICATION

This qualification is designed to help learners build the knowledge and skills needed when working with children and young people from birth to 19 years. It covers a diverse range of job roles and occupational areas and is split into two pathways: You have the choice of two pathways depending on the job role you are trying to acquire.

Supporting Teaching and Learning Workers - who visit families of pre-school children at home

  • Foster Carers
  •  Children and Families Social Workers 
  • Registered Managers of Children’s Homes, plus Deputy and Assistant Managers
  •  Residential Childcare Workers 
  • Children and Family Court Advisory and Support Service Advisers
  • Youth Worker
  • Community Care Officer
  • Professional Assistant
  • Family Centre Worker Nursery Practioner Teaching Assistant

HOW IS THE COURSE TAUGHT?

  • Online lessons taught by a teacher face to face in a class with other learners every week.
  • Learners will be appointed a tutor for 1 on 1 support 
  • Use of Online Portfolio
  • Practical Workshops

FEE: £2882

it is funded via the advanced learner loan

Advanced Learner Loan

If you are aged 19 or above, you may qualify for an Advanced Learning Loan to help pay for your course fees. Most learners aged 19 and over, studying at Level 3 or Level 4, will qualify for these loans from the UK government. It’s easy to apply, your household income isn’t taken into account and there’s no credit check. You won’t have to pay anything back until your income is over £25,000 a year!