Is community work right for you?
The community services and health industries are the largest and fastest growing in Australia. There is high demand across Victoria for community workers in a range of sectors such as youth work, aged care, drug and alcohol, early education and care, disability work, welfare and community support just to name a few. Community service workers advocate for the rights of individuals and communities and derive satisfaction from helping others.
Upon completion of this introductory course, participants will be offered a place in our Certificate II in Community Services course. This introductory course is a pathway into further study, volunteer work or entry level work within community services.
Commences: 2021 dates to be advised. Contact our office to put your name on the expression of interest list.
Fees: $30 ($25 concession)
Eligibility criteria applies
People with disabilities are encouraged to apply
This course has been designed to give students an insight into community services work and provide a pathway into further study and or volunteer or entry level work.
- What is community service?
- What career opportunities are available?
- Professional communication skills
- What to expect when you study community services
- Self-reflective practice
- Client privacy and confidentiality
- Learner preferences