The Level 4 Diploma in Adult Care (England) is specifically designed for learners wanting to work in Adult Social Care in England in the following roles: Community Care /Support Officers, Community Care /Support Officers – office based, Social Care Assessor, Care Assessment Officer, Community Care Assessment Officer, Social Services Officer, Social Care Assistant, Social Work Assistants, Brokerage Worker, OT Assistant, Occupational Assessment Officer, Physiotherapy Assistant, Rehabilitation and Re-ablement Assistant, Independence Support Assistant, Re-ablement Support Workers/Officer, Telecare Assistant, Assistive Technology Co-ordinator/Officer etc. This qualification allows learners to learn, develop and practise the skills required for employment and/or career progression in Adult Care in England.
The course covers the following units, plus a group of optional units:
Learners are required to be 18 years and above and must have achieved a minimum of a Level 3 NVQ/QCF in Health & Social Care or equivalent. However experienced candidates in an appropriate role within the workplace meeting the occupational standards would be considered.
Method of assessment:
Assessment takes place through evaluation of work-based performance, presenting evidence, witness testimony and questioning. A portfolio of evidence is produced which demonstrates that the candidate can perform to the level described.
City & Guilds Level 4 Diploma in Adult Care (4222-34/84)
Duration of course
Up to 12 months