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Postgraduate Certificate in Leadership & Management in Health, Social Care and Educational Organisations

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East Coast College (Great Yarmouth)

One year full-time.

Typical Offer: 

Qualifications and management experience will be considered on an individual basis.

Please see Entry Requirements below.


The programme is aimed at team leaders, managers & emerging managers in a range of health, social care and educational organisations. This course is informed by the Professional Capabilities Framework and the Chief Social Workers' Knowledge and Skills Statements for practice leaders and practice supervisors. It also maps against National Occupational Standards for management where relevant, with a clear work-related emphasis. The modules incorporate the syllabus for Level 7 Strategic Management and Leadership (Chartered Management Institute).There is a focus on practical skills development alongside the development of requisite knowledge and understanding in the sector. The standards are used as a framework for providing a qualification that is fit for purpose, developmental, effective and relevant across education, health & social care organisations. It is also informed by the needs of individuals and their organisations and is designed as flexible and accessible. Students undertaking continuing professional development courses develop their assessment and intervention skills and other skills such as mentoring, teaching and supervision.

Course modules

Full downloadable information regarding all University of Suffolk courses, including Key Facts, Course Aims, Course Structure and Assessment, is available in the Definitive Course Record.

Personal Development as a Team Manager (Mandatory)
Team Leadership Practice (Mandatory)

Fees and finance


    • Full-time tuition fee: £2,745 p.a.
    • International tuition fee: £3,645 p.a.

    Further Information

    At the University of Suffolk, your tuition fees provide access to all the usual teaching and learning facilities that you would expect. However, there may be additional costs associated with your course that you will need to budget for.

    * 2022-23 tuition fees are subject to change in line with inflation, or a government change in the fee cap.

    Entry requirements