All children and young people deserve the best possible start in life – no matter what their circumstances are.
This sector is about making sure they get it, and grow up to be happy and confident.
A Foundation Apprenticeship (FA) in Social Services – Children and Young People could get you started in a rewarding career.
An FA Social Services – Children and Young People helps you discover what a career working with young people 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 – Children and Young People. At the end, you’ll achieve a Foundation Apprenticeship (Group Award) in Social Services Children and Young People at SCQF Level 6, which includes:
With an FA Social Services Children and Young People 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.