A Team leader or supervisor is a first line management role, with operational and project responsibilities or responsibility for managing a team to deliver a clearly defined outcome. They provide direction, instructions and guidance to ensure the achievement of set goals. Working in the private, public or third sector and in all sizes of organisation, specific responsibilities will vary, but the knowledge, skills and behaviours needed will be the same whatever the role.
Key responsibilities are likely to include supporting, managing and developing team members, managing projects, planning and monitoring workloads and resources, delivering operational plans, resolving problems, and building relationships internally and externally.
NOTE: Applicants must have some budget/finance responsibilities within their role or the ability to shadow the management and monitoring of a budget
On programme qualifications:
Lv3 Standard in Team Leader – Supervisor
Lv3 Diploma in Management
Possible progression routes:
Apprentices may choose to register as Associate Members with the Institute of Leadership and Management, to support their professional career development and progression.
L5 Operational Manager Apprenticeship
L5 Diploma in Leadership and Management
Possible job roles:
Employment in a suitable role for the chosen apprenticeship is essential. Northern Skills Group will work with applicants to help find a suitable employer where possible but we advise anyone looking to undertake an apprenticeship to actively seek employment for themselves.
Applicants are required to have Level 2 English and Maths (GCSE Grades 9-4 / A-C). Certificates will need to be produced at enrolment. If proof cannot be produced or you do not meet these entry requirements, then applicants will be invited to complete an initial assessment prior to acceptance. An interview will take place.
- End Point Assessment
- Portfolio of Evidence
- Presentation with Questions and Answers
- Professional Discussion
- Leading People
- Managing People
- Building relationships