Team Leader/Supervisor

Apprenticeship Level 3

team leader supervisor apprenticeship
team leader supervisor apprenticeship

Team Leader / Supervisor Apprenticeship

Designed for those who aspire to lead people

This Apprenticeship is for Team Leaders or Supervisors with a first line Management role, responsible for managing a team or operational/project responsibilities.

Some key responsibilities are likely to include supporting, managing and developing team members; managing projects; planning and monitoring workloads and resources.

Course breakdown

Overview of programme

Here are examples of what the Team Leader Supervisor Apprenticeship may include.

By selecting specified units, the Apprentices can also work towards achievement of the ILM Diploma and in doing so will also cover most of the knowledge and skills required for the Level 3 Apprenticeship.

Team Management Principles

Managing resources and workloads, team dynamics, and motivation

Leadership Techniques

Coaching, decision making, role modelling and managing change


Active listening, chairing meetings, presentations, digital, verbal and written communication skills

Operational and Project Management

Planning and prioritising, risk management, collecting, analysing and using data

Human Resources and Legal Requirements

Equality, diversity, and inclusion

Performance Management

Settings goals and objectives, absence management, and conducting appraisals

Relationship Management

Customer and stakeholder management, negotiation, and networking skills

Employers Leadership

On the job skills

That pay back

By completing the Level 3 Team Leader Supervisor Apprenticeship, you will be developing a specific skill set and gaining the knowledge needed to succeed in the Apprenticeship and job role. 

Here is a selection of some of the skills, knowledge and behaviours the Apprentice will acquire when completing the Apprenticeship.

Download our programme to find the full list and more information about this Apprenticeship.

Skills gained

Behaviours developed

Key Information

Duration of Programme: 15 months 

Programme Value: £4,500 (funded by Levy or Government funding depending on company size)

Qualifications Gained: L3 Apprenticeship in Team Leader/Supervisor, ILM L3 Diploma in Leadership & Management, L2 Function Skills maths and English (unless exempt with prior recognised learning)

To find out more about the Level 3 Team Leading Supervisor Apprenticeship, you can download our programme PDF.

You can find out more information on Apprenticeship Standards on the Institute for Apprenticeships & Technical Education website.