Do you want to gain skills to help you into a volunteer or paid work role in the Health and Social Care Sector?

We can offer a range of courses to help you develop knowledge and skills with the aim of preparing you for work or a volunteer role in the sector.

These include

  • Substance Misuse Awareness
  • Mental Health Awareness
  • Safeguarding
  • Coaching and Mentoring in the Workplace

Talk to us about our Ready for Work programme, Traineeships and Apprenticeships in Health & Social Care.

If you know that gaining a qualification will help you secure employment or enable you to progress within this sector, we offer a range of sector specific Level 2 Certificates and Level 2 & 3 Diplomas which are recognised by employers. English and maths qualifications at Level 2 will also help you to work in this sector.

If you are receiving JSA, ESA (WRAG), Lone Parent Income Support (WRA) or Universal Credit (Mandated Skills Training Only), you will be eligible for a fully funded course. If you are unemployed, either looking for work in the future, and are in receipt of any other state benefit, you may be eligible for a fully funded course.

If you are thinking of enrolling on a Level 3 or 4 Certificate or Diploma course you may be able to pay for it by using an

Advanced Learner Loan

If you are not sure which course is right for you or would like careers advice in general, click here.

Here are some of the job roles that you may like to consider if you are looking for a career in Health & Social Care. Our Health & Social Care courses and qualifications can help you with working in this sector.

Healthcare Assistant

Health Service Manager

Palliative Care Assistant

Care Assistant

Social Work Assistant

Substance Misuse Outreach Worker

Job Market Information for Caring Services