Team Leader and Management Apprenticeship
Qualification: NVQ or Standard depending on the Apprenticeship
Length: Approx 1 Year
Type: Apprenticeship
Apprenticeship Overview

This Apprenticeship teaches you the skills to be an effective leader and can be applied to hundreds of job roles across many different sectors, from small businesses to large corporations.

Effective leadership and management is vital to the success of all businesses. Proven competence in leading teams of people, planning work schedules and making the best use of resources is an essential quality of a good manager. There are great career opportunities for individuals who can motivate people, spot opportunities for improvement and bring ideas to the table.

You will need to be moving into or already working as a Team Leader, Supervisor or Manager as you will work towards gaining nationally accredited qualifications whilst performing your role.

Entry Requirements

Intermediate Apprenticeship – 4 GCSEs at grade 3 (D) or above (one in English or Maths) or equivalent.

Advanced Apprenticeship – 5 GCSEs at grade 4 (C) or above (one in English or Maths) or successful completion of an Intermediate Apprenticeship, or equivalent. These requirements are subject to change and may also differ to meet the needs of the employer.

As well as a College interview, progression onto an Apprenticeship is subject to an employer interview.

Don’t worry if you didn’t get the required grades, we can work with you to find a suitable route on to your Apprenticeship.

Job Roles

Intermediate Level Apprenticeship:

Team Leader

Section Leader

Floor Manager

Help desk Manager

Trainee Supervisor

Team Coordinator

Advanced Level Apprenticeship:

Section Manager

First Line Manager

Assistant Manager

Trainee Manager

Senior Supervisor

Junior Non – commissioned Officer


  • NVQ or Standard if doing the Team Leader/ Supervisor Level 3 Apprenticeship
  • Functional Skills
  • Technical Certificate

Through direct observation, professional discussion, reflection of practice and theory tests.

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