Child Residential Care – Advanced Apprenticeship

This Level 3 apprenticeship is designed for learners wanting to work in residential care with children or within a care role.

18 Months
Theory & Practical

Entry Requirements: No formal qualification required

Course Info

Key responsibilities:  Working with children and young people in residential childcare and supported living settings.  You may be a keyworker for the young people and help them to plan to become independent. You will provide social and learning opportunities for the young people whilst promoting resilience and well being.

Delivery is entirely in the workplace and there is a 20% off job learning allowance. You will  also need to complete Maths, English and ICT as part of the apprenticeship framework.


Learners working within care services may be legally required to undergo criminal record checks prior to taking up or continuing in employment.

Entry Requirements & Interview Process

No formal qualification required.