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The Level 5 Diploma in Leadership for the Children and Young People's Workforce (England) and the Level 5 Diploma in Leadership for Children's Care, Learning and Development are the ideal qualifications if you work as a senior practitioner, deputy manager or assistant manager within Early Years and Children and Young Peoples’ settings, including:

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  • Integrated children’s centres
  • Approved home care
  • Out of school settings
  • Day nurseries or crèches
  • Family centres
  • Cylchoedd meithrin
  • Playgroups.

 This qualification has been designed to:

  • extend and enrich learner understanding of the early years sector
  • develop and enhance the practical leadership and management knowledge and skills required to manage change, lead service improvement and to embed best practice models
  • develop higher level thinking skills including reflection and critical analysis
  • encourage learners to value continued learning and remain in the learning process
  • cultivate in-depth knowledge of developmental and learning theory
  • establish good practice and knowledge in relation to needs based assessment and planning

Mandatory Units

  • Support children’s care, learning and development in the early years
  • Understand children and young person’s development
  • Lead practice that supports positive outcomes for child and young person development
  • Develop and implement policies and procedures to support the safeguarding of children and young people
  • Professional practice in children’s care, learning and development
  • Develop health and safety and risk management policies, procedures and practices in health and social care or children and young people’s settings
  • Work in partnership in health and social care or children and young people’s settings
  • Use and develop systems that promote communication
  • Promote professional development
  • Champion equality, diversity and inclusion
Advanced learner loan £1,999.00 + vat
Commercial rate £1,700.00 + vat (payment terms available over 10 x installments)
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