Team Leader


The team leader/ supervisor apprenticeship is ideally suited for colleagues taking their first step into line management, or those with some experience of managing a team or project.

Over an 13-month period you will focus on building the skills and knowledge you need to be an effective leader, as well as have the opportunity to gain a nationally recognised qualification in leadership and management.

You will be doing the ILM level 3 Diploma for Managers and on successful completion, you may choose to register as Associate members with the Chartered Management Institute and/or the Institute of Leadership & Management, to support your professional career development and progression.

Level 3 Diploma in Management

13 months

Assessed virtually

This qualification covers a range of topics such as:

  • Decision making
  • Project management
  • Finance
  • Leading people
  • Managing people
  • Building relationships
  • Communication
  • Self-awareness

As well as the on-programme assessment there will be an End Point Assessment which will be carried out by an external independent assessor. This will include: 

  • Multiple choice and short answer test
  • Competency based interview
  • Portfolio of evidence
  • Presentation
  • Professional discussion

Take a look at the next level. 

Level 5 Operational Manager 

An operations/departmental manager is someone who manages a team and/or projects, and achieves operational or departmental goals and objectives, as part of their organisational strategy. They are accountable to a more senior manager or business owner.

Next steps

If you are interested in applying or would like to enquire about the course, then please fill in the form below and someone will be in touch.