SOCIAL SERVICES & HEALTHCARE MODERN APPRENTICESHIP – SCQF LEVEL 6
Who is it for?
This programme is ideal for individuals starting their career in the social services and healthcare sector or to develop and upskill existing employees.
SVQ in Social Services and Healthcare at SCQF Level 6
There are no formal entry requirements although candidates should have an interest of working in the sector and the commitment and aptitude to achieve all elements of the apprenticeship.
Combines both work-based learning and experience with intensive instructor-led training courses to build and develop relevant industry skills.
Dedicated account manager and training consultant to support employers and apprentices throughout their modern apprenticeship journey.
Regular one to one workplace visits.
Flexible and innovative training methods geared to different learning styles.
After completing this modern apprenticeship, employees will be qualified as support workers. They could also progress to a Social Services and Healthcare Modern Apprenticeship at SCQF Level 7.
Funding and financial support
Skills Development Scotland will contribute towards the training costs. For apprentices aged 16-19 years, apprenticeship training costs are 100% funded. For apprentices aged 20-24 years, a proportion of the training costs will be covered with employers meeting the rest.