Institute of Technology or PolytechnicManukau Institute of Technology
This course is available
Level of Study
Graduate Certificate or Diploma
Next start date
Are you a registered social worker ready to make the next move in your career?
Get the skills you need to make the move into a supervisory or leadership role.
This course is right for you if you're looking to advance your career in a range of workplaces including:
Private supervision practice
Social services and social work
Education and health.
You will need to complete the below four courses (60 credits):
760.701 Supervision Theory (15 credits)
760.702 Supervisory Skills (15 credits)
760.703 Research and Supervision (15 credits)
760.801 Applied Practice in Supervision (15 credits)
Develop career options as a qualified supervisor or leader.
Further training or study
Enhance supervisor skills and theoretic base including cross culture perspectives.
Applicants must meet the following entry requirements:
Have a qualification of an appropriate NQF Level 6 or 7 in a human services and/ or other people related profession; or
Evidence that the applicant is capable of study at Level 7 (applicants may be asked to complete a written piece of work to demonstrate academic ability);
Evidence of at least two years employment post graduation in human services and/or other people related profession and must currently be or be willing to be in a supervisory or supervisee relationship;
Have English language competence to undertake this programme which is taught and assessed in English with an option to be assessed in Te Reo Maori. Any applicant whose first language is not English may be required to provide evidence on an overall IELTS (Academic) band score of 7.0 with a minimum of 6.5 in writing or equivalent;