Caring for vulnerable people, to help them live in comfort and dignity.
Supporting people when they need it most. That’s what work in this rewarding and vital sector means.
Up for the challenge? A Foundation Apprenticeship in Social Services could set you on the right track.
An FA Social Services and Healthcare helps you discover what a career in care would be like, and if it’s right for you – while you're still at school. You’ll try different job roles, shadow experienced staff, or do a special project. You’ll build the practical skills and experience you need to do the job well.
You’ll be assessed throughout your FA Social Services and Healthcare. At the end, you’ll achieve a Foundation Apprenticeship (Group Award) in Social Services and Healthcare at SCQF Level 6, which includes:
With an FA Social Services & Healthcare you could:
Pick your area to see which courses are available. The Foundation Apprenticeship programme is still expanding, so what you can do depends on your school.