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Skills for Work

CAREer Clinic Care Sector SWAP

ABOUT THIS COURSE

This 3-week pre-employment training has been designed by the NHS and Care employers and includes a practical work placement, support on applying for NHS and Care jobs and an introduction to the Care Certificate modules.

Designed for those looking to enter the sector for the first time or those returning from a break.
Individuals who meet the criteria will be offered employment and opportunity for development via nursing apprenticeships.

ENTRY REQUIREMENTS

Applicants must be 19+

This course includes mandatory work experience and our partner employers may require you to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 in order to study this course. 

 

ASSESSMENT METHOD

Portfolio for the Level 1 Certificate in Employability Skills Level 2 Certificate in Digital Skills for Work

PROGRESSION OPPORTUNITIES

Possible outcomes:

  • Successfully gaining permanent or temporary employment within the Trust or care setting (or other NHS organisation).
  • Registering to become a bank member of staff.
  • Gaining access to internal-only vacancies.
  • Becoming an NHS / care setting volunteer.
STUDY METHODS

Co-designed and developed by NHS Trusts, Care sector employers and FE Colleges in West London, in partnership with Health Education England (HEE) and the Department for Work and Pensions (DWP), CAREer Clinic is a pre-employment programme with a bespoke NHS/Care sector focus.
It aims to meet employers? workforce needs by supporting adults (aged 19+) into entry-level employment in the NHS and care sector.
Five days clinical work experience.
? Supervised and mentored by a senior healthcare support worker.
? An extended workplace assessment for suitability as employment as a healthcare support worker.
? Introduction to the Care Certificate.
? Level 1 Certificate in Employability Skills.
? Level 1 Certificate in Digital Skills (and support with online job applications via NHS Jobs).

HAMMERSMITH & FULHAM
COLLEGE
HAMMERSMITH & FULHAM COLLEGE
HAMMERSMITH & FULHAM COLLEGE
Gliddon Road
Barons Court
London W14 9BL

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EALING GREEN COLLEGE
EALING GREEN COLLEGE
EALING GREEN COLLEGE
The Green
Ealing
London W5 5EW

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020 7565 1200
SOUTHALL COMMUNITY
COLLEGE
SOUTHALL COMMUNITY COLLEGE
SOUTHALL COMMUNITY COLLEGE
Beaconsfield Road
Southall
London UB1 1DP

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