Level 2 Certificate for Transition to working in the Social Care Sector

Level 2 Certificate for Transition to working in Social Care Sector

Qualification overview:

The Level 2 Certificate for Transition to working in Social Care Sector is a qualification aimed at those who are looking into gaining the required skills for them to get employed into the Health and Social Care Sector while also using their transferable skills which can be from any other sector to transitioning into the Health and Social Care Sector. This qualification is also for those who are looking at upskilling their foundational knowledge of Health and Social Care or to continue their knowledge development through Further Education.
The qualification consist of mandatory units and optional units which can lead to a progression to completing Level 2 Certificate in Healthcare Support Services, Level 3 Diploma in Healthcare Support, Level 2 Diploma in Care or Level 3 Diploma in Adult Care. 

Upon completing the qualification in you will be gaining the foundation knowledge required to progress into Employment or Further Education, which is an RQF 14 credits course which can be completed in 12weeks Awarding Body certificated and Ofqual recognised. 
Regarding payment instalment plans see the options plan available below.


Course structure 

Entry requirement: There are no formal entry requirements for this qualification however Learners must be at least 19 years or over to be registered into the course.

This qualification is suitable for those who work, or who are looking to work in a school environment.

Method of Assessment: This is a knowledge-based RQF Level 2 qualification where learners will be required to compile an e-portfolio of evidence which demonstrates their learning against each assessment criteria of the qualification.

E-portfolio is assessed by specialist tutor which will need to be witnessed by a competent person in the workplace, learner must be employed in a school or arrange and complete a work experience placement.

Support facility available:
24/7 online access available upon registration, including planned Tutor support.
Online e-learning platform is used to support learner while on the programme.

Career Progression:
  • Teaching Assistant
  • Learning Support Assistant
  • Special Needs Assistant
  • Learners who achieve this qualification could also progress to the Level 3 Certificate in Supporting Teaching and Learning in Schools.

Qualification units

  • Equality, diversity and inclusion in work with children and young people
  • Maintain and support relationships with children and young people
  • Communication and professional relationships with children, young people and adults
  • Child and young person development
  • Safeguarding the welfare of children and young people
  • Support children and young people’s positive behaviour
  • Support children and young people’s health and safety
  • Support learning activities
  • Help improve own and team practice in schools

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