Social Worker (degree)
Protecting vulnerable children and adults from harm or abuse, and supporting adults to live independently.
This standard needs a training provider who is recognised by the associated approval body. Please check with the training provider for further details.
6 (equivalent to bachelor's degree)
- Typical length
- 36 months
- Current funding band
Up to £23,000 per apprentice.
More information about funding
- Entry requirements
Set by the employer.
- What apprentices will learn
- evidence-based decision making and analysis
- recording and reporting
- working with families and communities
- compassion, dignity and respect
Apprentices will take a social work degree. Before taking their end-point assessment, apprentices must have taken level 2 English and maths (equivalent to GCSE grades 9 to 4 or A* to C).
- Professional registration
Apprentices who complete this apprenticeship will be able to join the Health & Care Professions Council register.
- How apprentices are assessed
A government-approved organisation must assess apprentices towards the end of their apprenticeship.
This end-point assessment ensures apprentices achieve the skills, training and any qualifications necessary to complete their apprenticeship.
You can download the assessment plan from the Institute for Apprenticeships. There are no end-point assessment organisations for this apprenticeship yet. Please email firstname.lastname@example.org if you urgently need an end-point assessment organisation.
- More Information
The Institute for Apprenticeships has more detailed information about this apprenticeship.