(All learners on our programme have successfully passed the BTEC qualification)
Your route into health and social care
Careworks is a unique work experience programme for school leavers aged 16-18. The course provides you with a springboard and the employability skills needed to progress into a successful career in the health and social care sector.
The course includes working towards a qualification and gaining work experience with a local Health and Social Care provider – so your CV will look great!
There are plenty of opportunities within the sector such as managerial, I.T and administration work, alongside care assistants, nurses and support staff- this health and social care course provides the best way to get started in your career.
Typical Units Covered:
Introduction to the adult social care sector
Awareness of the skills and attitudes needed to work in adult social care
Awareness of the role and responsibilities of an adult care worker
What You’ll Learn:
You will work towards a BTEC Level 1 in Preparing to Work in Adult Social Care
Gain support for your Maths and English
Plus you’ll gain an understanding of Dementia Awareness, First Aid at Work, Food Hygiene and Manual Handling
You’ll spend 12 weeks working towards your BTEC Level 1 in Adult Social Care at our Hanley training centre
You’ll then gain vital work experience with a local care provider lasting a maximum of 12 weeks
After a successful work placement you’ll be supported into employment within the sector
Leah Dunkley recently completed her work experience at Brighter Futures. She picked up the skills and experience on the job and after a glowing report from her employer, went on to secure a full-time Support Worker role at Oak Priory Extra Care Village based in Abbey Hulton, supporting adults over the age of 55 years.
“The experience with Brighter Futures has really made me want to pursue a career within the mental health sector, I would recommend PM Training to anyone”
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