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Introduction

Course Title: Advanced Apprenticeship in Youth Work
Course Code: OR101



This apprenticeship is perfect for anyone looking to start a career in Youth Work and is suitable for working in the private, public or voluntary and community sector.

This nationally recognised qualification, delivered in partnership with UK Youth and Hampshire Youth Service, ensures learners have the knowledge and skills they need to operate as an effective employee in the Youth Work sector.

Overview

Qualification

Diploma in Youth Work Practice

Course Content

Units include:
Delivering youth and community support work in local and area projects
Helping to run arts-based activities, community/environmental projects, residential activities, outdoor education and sporting activities
Identifying and pursuing sources of funding for projects to improve services and/or resources for young people
Drawing up business plans, writing reports and making formal presentations to funding bodies

You will also cover Employee Rights and Responsibilities and Functional Skills maths, English & ICT Level 2.

Entry Requirements

GCSEs at grades 9-4 or A*-C including English and maths OR Level 2 Functional Skills. You will need a keen interest in a career in this subject, be willing to learn new skills and undertake practical tasks. You will be required to find a work placement/employer for the duration of your apprenticeship. Recent experience of youth work is essential.

Next Steps

Further youth work qualifications Employment

Career Opportunities

Youth worker Community support worker