Diploma in Youth Work Practice
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.
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.
Further youth work qualifications
Community support worker