SVQ 4 Leadership and Management for Care Services


This SVQ is suitable for:
    Individuals who are currently in employment in the health and social care sector in a management role.
    It is a requirement by the SSSC that everyone employed in this capacity should be working towards achievement of this qualification to enable conditions of registration to be met.
As the SVQ is a competency based qualification the following applies:
  • You will be allocated an assessor and you will work together to build a portfolio of evidence to show you are competent within the work role.
  • The assessor will visit you at your workplace on a regular basis.
  • The visits will include conducting assessments, planning future assessments, advising on portfolio development and supporting you as required.
To APPLY - contact Monica McQuade, Workbased Learning Coordinator 07739615687




16 months



Entry Requirements

You must be currently working in the health and social care sector in a management role.


Assessments will be ongoing with an Assessor coming out to the workplace to carry out practice observations. Paper based or online portfolios available to suit your needs.

Additional funding information

SAAS (Part Time Fee Grant) funding available, please contact Monica McQuade (Workbase Learning Coordinator) by phoning 07739 615687 or email to discuss funding eligibility and to apply.

Course Contact Details

If you would like more information or to reserve a place on a course: Telephone: (01387) 734 199 E-mail: