Fail, Pass or Distinction
This occupation is found in informal settings such as youth clubs, activity-based projects and social action projects; or more formal settings such as schools, Early Help or youth offending. It can be found in local authority, charity, private or voluntary organisations. Youth support workers may work in more specialist settings such as schools, alternative education provisions, hospitals, youth justice environments or within the social care system. They may also work in a supporting role with young people aged 11-25 to promote their personal, social and educational development.
Maximum funding: £4500
Apprentices without Level 2 English and Maths will need to achieve this level prior to undertaking their end-point assessment. For those with an education, health and care plan or a legacy statement, the minimum requirement for English and Maths is Entry Level 3. A British Sign Language (BSL) qualification is an alternative to the English qualification for those whose primary language is BSL. Other mandatory qualifications are the Level 3 Diploma in Youth Work Practice.
Typical duration to Gateway: 18 months
The Apprentice will be assessed against the Level 3 Youth Support Worker Assessment Plan requirements. The two methods of assessment are:
- Observation with questions
- Professional discussion underpinned by a portfolio of evidence.
Please note: attached assessment plan is the most up to date.
Get in touch to find out how to register
For further information on registering your apprentices on this end-point assessment, contact our team by email or by calling 0115 854 1620 .