Diploma in Health and Social Care and Childcare Level 3 & 4Diploma in Health and Social Care and Childcare Level 3 & 4
The aim of this qualification is to contribute to the skills, knowledge and overall performance of those care workers that are experienced in the care sector. Its purpose is to extend the knowledge and understanding of the social care worker. It can be applied across a broad spectrum of care worker roles.
Level 3 & 4 Diploma for Residential ChildcareLevel 3 & 4 Diploma for Residential Childcare
This qualification is part of the new children’s homes regulations which came into force in April 2015.
It has replaced the Level 3 Diploma for the Children and Young People’s Workforce (Social Care Pathway) as the required qualification for those working in children’s homes. All new starts must be registered on the new Residential Childcare qualification from April 2015.
This qualiﬁcation will develop the knowledge and skills needed when working with children and young people in a residential childcare setting, including an understanding of child and young person development.