Thinking of working in Community Services or the Health Industry?
About this course
The sector is undergoing major transformation. This introductory course prepares people to work in the sector by introducing them to, and encouraging a person-centred approach. It is important that those considering a career in community, health or disability services understand the goals and mission of the sector and have an awareness of the challenges and benefits to ensure it is a good fit for them. All participants are encouraged to undertake a volunteer placement in community while participating in this course. An interview with a genuine employer is available to all participants who successfully complete this course.
What will you learn?
– The type of work you can do in the sector
– Roles and responsibilities
– Guiding principles
– Safe and fair work practices
– The rewards and challenges of working with people with special needs
– Communication
– Teamwork
– Problem solving
– Initiative and
enterprise
– Planning and
organising
– Self-management
Delivery Cost
This course is delivered 2 days a week, for 8 weeks, 9.30am – 3pm.
Commencing Thursday 6th February – Friday 27th March 2020.
$85 or $17 concession
Location
Seawinds Community Hub 11a Allambi Avenue Capel Sound
Ph: 5982 2204
Contact us
Hastings: 5979 1398|hastings@advance.vic.edu.au
Mornington: 5977 2976|mornington@advance.vic.edu.au
Rosebud: 5986 4623|rosebud@advance.vic.edu.au www.advance.vic.edu.au|facebook.com/advancerto

This program may count towards job seeker Annual Activity Requirements (AAR)