Health and social care

A career in health and social care requires commitment, compassion and professionalism.

health and socialIf your vocation in life is to care for others, there are rewarding roles in a variety of professions in the health and social care sector that may interest you. We offer courses to provide you with the knowledge and skills to work progress towards careers in a range of professions including:‚Äč

  • community mental health services
  • residential care
  • home-based care 
  • healthcare assistant

To enrol onto a health and social care course, you will be required to undertake an initial assessment, this can take up to 1 hour 30 minutes to complete.

For further information or to book onto an initial assessment, please call one of our adult learning centres

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Counselling

Our suite of counselling courses are designed for those who want to develop counselling skills to progress in their current job or want to take the firsts steps towards becoming a professional counsellor. 

Counselling is often a second or third career choice for many people; our part-time evening courses allow you to study whilst you continue in your current job and decide whether you wish to pursue a new career.

The courses will provide you with an insight into the nature of counselling work and support you to become more proficient in using counselling skills such as self-awareness, listening and responding to help other people. 

To enrol onto a counselling course, you will be required to undertake an initial assessment, this can take up to 1 hour 30 minutes to complete.

For further information or to book onto an initial assessment, please call one of our adult learning centres

Details of relevant courses will be available soon.

Page last updated: 02 Sep 2020