Leader in Care Apprenticeship Overview (L5)


This two minute introduces you to ABMs Leader in Adult Care apprenticeship programme and answer some simple questions:

  • who is the ST0008 apprenticeship aimed at ?
  • what will you learn during the apprenticeship ?
  • how long is the course ?
  • what happens next ?
  • what do I learn first of all ?

Watch the video through for an inspirational overview of our programme.


“Welcome to your Level 5 Leader in Adult Care apprenticeship programme delivered by ABM Training. We are excited to have you onboard and learning with us.

Your 18 month apprenticeship will include workshops taught by experts, virtual classrooms, professional coaching , 1-2-1 support and we’ll guide you through a programme that is designed to to make you a more effective and skilled leader.

Who is this apprenticeship aimed at ?

You’ll already be working in a job role which is about inspiring teams to make positive differences to someone’s life when that person is faced with physical, practical, social, emotional, psychological, or intellectual challenges.

You will be a leader of a care team . You’ll want to develop and implement a values-based culture at a service or unit level. You may be responsible for business development, financial control, organisational resilience and businesses continuity, as well as being tasked with mitigating risk and leading on organisational change.

What will you learn during your programme?

The Leader in Adult Care apprenticeship is foundation degree level programme which includes the Level 5 Diploma in Leadership and Management for Adult Care.

Your course includes modules about effective leadership, managing teams, managing performance, and creating CPD programmes. You’ll look in detail at issues relating to safeguarding, health and well being, compliance and the safe delivery.

You’ll learn the skill to enable others to step up and lead services; to manage resources in complex care scenarios. You’ll develop great communication skills , be more aware of your responsibilities for health, safety, dignity, and human rights, whilst maintaining safeguarding.

You will experience a blend of learning, consisting of innovative and experiential conference style CPD workshops, forum theatre, and one to one coaching. You will also access dynamic e-learning and videos to help you embed your knowledge, enabling you to transfer your new skills into the workplace.

What happens next?

Your apprenticeship starts at the ‘Effective Leadership ‘ workshop. . We’ll see you there. Welcome to ABM Training !”


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