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Social Care - Work Experience in Rewarding Careers with Brighton & Hove

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Job sector

Social Care
This programme is open to anyone aged 13+
Certificate of completion
Over 7 hours worth of content

Interested in a career in social care but not sure where to start? This programme will help guide you through the varied and rewarding world of social care. In partnership with Brighton and Hove City Council, you’ll explore the different careers available, and understand how local authorities assist with care.

What's included
This programme will cover everything from an introduction to the different careers within social care and insight into the core aspects, areas, and responsibilities within this area of care. From looking at direct care roles to invaluable supporting careers, you’ll get a fantastic understanding of how social care operates. You’ll have the chance to take part in some great quizzes and amazing activities, and you’ll even have the chance to speak to leading industry experts along the way!

Welcome to the Health and Care Sector

Have you ever wondered what the health and social care sector is really like? It’s a system that is crucial for treating patients and saving lives on a daily basis, but we often don’t fully understand what it’s like! This module will help with that - from introducing you to social care to essential skills and values, you’ll gain an insight into what it’s like within the sector and how important health and social care really are!

Registered Professionals
Social Care Support
Direct Care
Management and Social Work
Getting Career Ready

Available dates

On demand

Time to complete

8 hours


Hear from our student community

Aqsa Saleemi, Year 12 Student

Thank you for all your time and effort. The program was by far the best experience I’ve had virtually compared to other virtual experiences I’ve done. I liked the layout and the interactive activities, and I learnt a lot I didn’t know. I would definitely recommend this program to others; it was a great experience I would love to do it all again.

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