Diploma in Health and Social Care Management – Level 4 + Level 5

Original price was: £2,199.Current price is: £1,999.

Course Fee

Original price was: £2,199.Current price is: £1,999.

Credits

240 Credits

Duration

12 Months

Pedagogy

Online

Diploma in Health and Social Care Management – Level 4 + Level 5

Original price was: £2,199.Current price is: £1,999.

About this course

Elevate your expertise in health and social care management with our comprehensive online course, the “Diploma in Health and Social Care Management – Level 4 + Level 5,” available exclusively on onlinehealthcarecourses.com. This dual-level program is meticulously crafted to equip you with essential skills for effective management in the dynamic healthcare sector.

Level – 4 Mandatory Units:

  1. Promoting Equality, Diversity and Inclusion in Health and Social Care: Foster inclusivity in healthcare environments through the promotion of equality and diversity.
  2. Professional Development and Academic Writing Skills: Enhance your professional and academic communication skills, crucial for managerial roles in healthcare.
  3. Communication in the Caring Professions: Master effective communication strategies within the healthcare sector, essential for managerial success.
  4. Principles of Health and Safety for Health Professions: Understand and implement health and safety protocols efficiently, ensuring a secure environment for healthcare professionals and patients.
  5. Assessment Processes in Health and Social Care Settings: Develop skills in assessment and evaluation, vital for effective healthcare management.
  6. Resource Management in Health and Social Care: Learn efficient resource management strategies in healthcare settings.

Level – 5 Mandatory Units:

  1. Working in Partnership in Health and Social Care: Collaborate effectively within the healthcare sector, fostering partnerships for improved patient care.
  2. Managing the Safeguarding and Protection of Vulnerable Individuals: Gain expertise in safeguarding practices, ensuring the well-being of vulnerable individuals.
  3. Health Education and Promoting Wellbeing: Acquire skills in health education and promotion, contributing to the overall well-being of individuals in healthcare settings.
  4. Team Management in Health and Social Care: Develop leadership skills for effective team management in healthcare environments.
  5. Professional Supervision Practice in Health and Social Care: Master supervision practices crucial for maintaining high standards of care in healthcare settings.
  6. Research Methods in Health and Social Care: Acquire research skills specific to health and social care, contributing to evidence-based practices.

Enroll now to advance your career in health and social care management, gaining the knowledge and skills needed to excel in managerial roles within the healthcare industry.

IMPORTANT INFO

Undergraduate Level Course: Equivalent to First and Second Year of a 3 Year Undergraduate University Degree

This course help you to progress to:

  • Third year of 3 year Honours Degree at UK University, or
  • Level 6 courses / 3rd Year Undergraduate degree, or
  • BA (Hons) and BSc (Hons) Undergraduate Degree qualification, or
  • Directly into employment in an associated profession

This qualification is Accredited by OfQual (Office of the Qualifications and Examinations Regulation), which is a UK Government body.

Qualification Number: 603/3684/5 and 603/3685/7

Key Highlights

Program Duration: 12 Months

Program Credits: 240

Designed for working Professionals

Format: Online

No Written Exam. The Assessment is done via Submission of Assignment

Tutor Assist available

Dedicated Student Success Manager

Timely Doubt Resolution

Regular Networking Events with Industry Professionals

Become eligible to gain direct entry into relevant Undergraduate degree programme.

LSBR Alumni Status

Career Progression

Learners completing the fast track Diploma In Health and Social Care Management – Level 4 and Level 5 combined can progress to:
  • The Third year of an Undergraduate Degree, or
  • Level 6 Diploma in Health and Social Care Management qualifications (click here to view)
  • BA (Hons) and BSc (Hons) Undergraduate Degree Top-up qualifications, or
  • Directly into employment in an associated profession.

Equivalence

This qualification at RQF Level 5 represent practical knowledge, skills, capabilities and competences that are assessed in academic terms as being equivalent to:
  • Foundation Degrees,
  • Higher National Diploma (HND) and
  • Year 2 of a three-year UK Bachelor’s degree.

Career Opportunities

Primary areas of employment include:
  • Assistant Procurement Manager
  • Junior Clinical Administrator
  • Hospital Administration Officer
  • Medical Records Administrator
  • Medical Secretary
  • Research Assistant
  • Mental Health Support Worker
  • Junior Nurse Manager

As our OTHM accredited qualifications are approved and regulated by Ofqual (Office of the Qualifications and Examinations Regulation) and Qualifications Wales, learners are also eligible to progress to a top-up degree, master’s programme, or MBA at many universities in UK and overseas with advanced standing.

Progress to a Higher Qualification

In addition to Progression to the Universities, you also have an option to progress to the following Qualifications after completion of your fast track Diploma in Health and Social Care Management Level 4 and Level 5 combined:

  • BA (Hons) in Business Management (Top-up) – 18 Months
  • BA (Hons) in Business Marketing – 18 Months
  • Diploma in Health and Social Care Management – Level 6
  • Diploma in Accounting and Business – Level 6
  • Diploma in Business Management – Level 6
  • Diploma in Information Technology – Level 6
  • Diploma in Logistics and Supply Chain Management – Level 6
  • Diploma in Tourism and Hospitality Management – Level 6

Benefits of studying “Diploma in Health and Social Care Management – Level 4 + Level 5”

1. Comprehensive Skill Development:
  • Gain a broad range of skills essential for effective management in the healthcare sector, including leadership, communication, strategic planning, and problem-solving.
2. Career Advancement:
  • Enhance your career prospects by acquiring a recognized qualification that demonstrates your competence and readiness for managerial roles within healthcare organizations.
3. Practical Knowledge Application:
  • Apply theoretical knowledge to real-world healthcare scenarios, developing practical solutions to complex challenges commonly faced in healthcare management.
4. Flexible Learning:
  • Benefit from the flexibility of online learning, allowing you to study at your own pace and balance your studies with professional and personal commitments.
5. Accredited Qualification:
  • Receive an accredited diploma upon completion, recognized by employers worldwide, validating your expertise and commitment to excellence in healthcare management.

Career Opportunities after completing “Diploma in Health and Social Care Management – Level 4 + Level 5”

Career Paths:
  • Healthcare Manager: £25,000 – £40,000
  • Clinical Services Coordinator: £22,000 – £35,000
  • Social Care Team Leader: £20,000 – £32,000
Salary Growth Over the Past 10 Years:
  • According to data from the Office for National Statistics (ONS) and healthcare industry reports, salaries in healthcare management roles have experienced steady growth over the past decade, with an average annual increase of approximately 3-4%. This growth reflects the increasing demand for skilled healthcare managers and the expanding responsibilities associated with these positions.

Ideal Candidates for “Diploma in Health and Social Care Management – Level 4 + Level 5”

Target Audience:
  • Healthcare professionals aspiring to advance into management roles: 60%
  • Recent graduates seeking to enter the healthcare management field: 25%
  • Experienced managers from other industries transitioning into healthcare: 10%
  • Current healthcare managers looking to formalize their qualifications: 5%
Source:
  • Data compiled from industry reports, employment surveys, and feedback from professionals and educators in the healthcare management field.

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    Frequently Asked Questions

    Fast track Diploma In Health and Social Care Management – Level 4 and Level 5 combined

    This fast track Diploma In Health and Social Care Management – Level 4 and Level 5 combined (Accredited by Qualifi) qualifications has been designed to be accessible without artificial barriers that restrict access and progression. Learners will be expected to hold the following:

    OR

    • Work Experience in a Healthcare or Social Care environment and demonstrate ambition with clear career goals;
    • Level 4 qualification in another discipline and want to develop their careers in management.

    In certain circumstances, learners with considerable experience but No formal qualifications may be considered, subject to interview and being able to demonstrate their ability to cope with the demands of the programme.

    The qualification is offered in English.

    The Level 4 and 5 Diploma in Health and Social Care Management qualification consists of 12 mandatory units for a combined total of 240 credits:

    Mandatory units:
    • Equality, Diversity and Inclusion in Health and Social Care (20 credits)
    • Professional Development in Health and Social Care (20 credits)
    • Effective Communication in Health and Social Care (20 credits)
    • Health and Safety in Health and Social Care (20 credits)
    • Assessment Processes for Effective Health and Social Care Delivery (20 credits)
    • Managing Resources in Health and Social Care (20 credits)
    • Partnership Working in Health and Social Care (20 credits)
    • Safeguarding and Protecting Vulnerable Individuals (20 credits)
    • Health Improvement and Promotion of Well-being (20 credits)
    • Leading Teams in Health and Social Care (20 credits)
    • Providing Professional Supervision for Staff (20 credits)
    • Research in Health and Social Care (20 credits)

    There would be Live Webinars which would be spread across the duration of the course.

    If for any reason you are not able to attend the live sessions, you will have the option to go through the Recordings at a later date as per your convenience.

    Fast track Diploma In Health and Social Care Management – Level 4 and Level 5 combined

    The aim of this fast track Diploma In Health and Social Care Management – Level 4 and Level 5 combined is:
    1. To enable learners to develop strategies for implementing and leading excellence in practice in respect of equality, diversity and rights in a health and social care setting.
    2. To deepen learners understanding of professional development and to help them explore their own development as a manager in health and social care.
    3. To build skills and knowledge in effective communication practices, recognising this as an important role of the manager.
    4. To understand the health and safety responsibilities within their role for safeguarding staff and service users.
    5. To develop learners’ knowledge of forms of assessment, and to develop their reviewing and planning skills when carrying out assessments, to meet the needs of individuals accessing services.
    6. To understand the fundamentals of self and team management, as well as how organisational resources are managed in respect to regulation, inspection and finances.
    7. To provide learners with the underpinning skills and knowledge required to develop productive partnership working within own and other organisations.
    8. To provide learners with a thorough understanding of the legal framework for safeguarding and protecting vulnerable individuals, developing the knowledge and skills required to manage staff and develop staff understanding of this critical area.
    9. To develop learners’ understanding of approaches to health education and design, enabling learners to be able to plan and implement their own health promotion initiative.
    10. To show that they can lead and supervise a team and develop their performance in the health and social care setting.
    11. To develop learners’ ability to provide professional supervision to staff and support them to enhance skills and performance.
    12. To introduce learners to the research process, the methods and types of research whilst they are conducting a small scale study.
    This qualifications at RQF Level 5 represent practical knowledge, skills, capabilities and competences that are assessed in academic terms as being equivalent to
    • Foundation Degrees,
    • Higher National Diploma (HND) and
    • Year 2 of a three-year UK Bachelor’s degree.
    • Assessment is done via submission of Assignments
    • There are no written exams

    The qualification is awarded by Othm, UK – an Awarding body by the UK Government’s regulator – OfQual (Office of the Qualifications and Examinations Regulation). All of the qualifications are listed on the OfQual register.

    Yes, the course fee can be paid in Instalments.

    Please click on “Enrol Now” button on the top and choose some of the best payment options available for you.

    There is no visa requirements to attend this programme

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