Level 3 Learning Mentor

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Helping others to be the best they can be

Learning mentor
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This level 3 apprenticeship programme develops the base skills required to support individuals with learning disabilities and autism, working safely as a support worker under the supervision of a registered healthcare practitioner.

This level 3 apprenticeship develops the knowledge, skills and behaviours required to provide mentoring across all parts of the education and training sector.

You will utilise your sector experience and qualifications to guide and advise and support individuals in developing the knowledge, skills and behaviours they need to achieve their programme.

In particular, you will support learners in applying theoretical learning in practical work environments, and provide practical, technical and/or pastoral support and guidance.

Your apprenticeship journey

Months 1 to 4

Programme introduction and expectations
Personal development
Information, advice and guidance

Months 5 to 10

Structured learning environments
Assessment process and requirements
Information management and confidentiality

Months 11 to 16

Quality assurance
Personal development
Preparation for your End Point Assessment (EPA)

Things to consider

Entry requirements

You must have been a UK, EEA, or EU resident for at least the past three years to undertake this training programme.

In addition, you must be able to commit to the full length of the programme and be able to meet the programme modules through your job role.

If you do not have a level 2 or equivalent in Maths and English, you will be required to work towards achieving these qualifications as part of your apprenticeship.

How will you learn?

Over the duration of 16 months, you will receive a combination of face-to-face and online training and support.

You will undertake an online assessment that will help us to understand your learning style and needs, then we will tailor your learning experience accordingly.

We ensure that you stay on track to complete your programme on time by managing your progress through our state-of-the-art e-portfolio system, Smart Assessor.

At the end of your programme, your learnt knowledge, skills and behaviours will be assessed by an independent assessor in your end-point assessment (EPA).

Off-the-job training

As part of the apprenticeship, alongside your job role, 20% of your time in work must be dedicated to improving new skills.

You will undertake an online assessment that will help us to understand your learning style and needs, then we will tailor your learning experience accordingly.

This can be any time devoted to learning and improving new skills without interruption.


Make an impact

We’re all about making an impact, be that individuals making an impact through their day-to-day work, or by organisations making their impact on our economy.

As a national training provider, we make this impact throughout the UK, with expertise in childcare, healthcare, business, and IT and digital skills. 

For further information, complete the form below, call us on 01753 596 004, or email us.

Level 3 Learning Mentor Form