Introduction to a Social Care Career content

Introduction to a Social Care Career

The course will introduce you to a career in Social Care, where opportunities are many and varied. The course has been designed for those who enjoy working with people, are compassionate, have a sense of fun, and are seeking a new and rewarding career helping others live their lives to the full.

You will be able to work through the learning materials at your own pace and extend your learning through videos and links to further information. A college tutor will be available to provide support and encouragement to ensure participant engagement with all the topics, and to monitor your progress.

At the end of the course, you will have a final online meeting with a tutor who will check your understanding of all topics covered, and support you to explore your next steps, either into employment, or further courses of study in Social Care.

Completion of the course will allow progression on to: NC Health, Social and Child Studies SCQF Level 6 or SVQ Social Services and Healthcare SCQF level 6 for those working in a relevant care setting.