Are you outgoing and a natural-born leader will excellent communication skills?

A Level 3 Team Leader apprenticeship will help you gain the critical skills needed to effectively manage a team to deliver a clearly defined outcome while providing direction, instruction, and guidance to ensure set goals.  

You will also:

  • Support, manage and develop team members
  • Manage projects
  • Plan
  • Monitor workloads and resources
  • Resolve problems
  • Build relationships internally and externally

Typical Job titles include:

  • Supervisor
  • Team Leader
  • Project Officer
  • Shift Supervisor
  • Foreperson
  • Shift Manager

(With the opportunity to progress to higher management positions)

Great Team Leaders have the following skills:

  • A Clear Communicator
  • Strong Organisation Skills
  • Relationship builder
  • Willing to Delegate
  • Process Driven
  • Analytical
  • Strategic
  • Productive

What qualifications/ skills do I need?

While you don’t necessarily need formal qualifications to apply for this Level 3 Team Leader apprenticeship, if not already achieved, you must complete and pass Level 2 English and Maths before taking the end-point assessment.

Having some good team-leading skills before starting the apprenticeship is also very useful. It is also a given to excellent communication skills and easily adapts to situations quickly and efficiently.

What Qualifications will I gain?

After completing the Team Leader apprenticeship (which will take 12-18 months), you will gain a Level 3 qualification. This is widely recognised in the UK and can be used to develop your career and/or to access further education at higher levels.

How do I apply?

To apply for this Team Leader apprenticeship or more information, call our Zenith Training team on 0191 427 6651 or email Our friendly team will be happy to help! Alternatively, check out the apprenticeship page on our website for extra resources.