The public sector is responsible for providing all public services in the UK, from the emergency services, healthcare, education and social care, to housing and refuse collection. You will gain a solid understanding of the skills required for a career in public services. A range of opportunities and a varied workload are just two reasons why you should consider a career in this sector.
The course is designed to capture the essential skills that will enable young adults to enter work and adult life confidently. You will have the opportunity to take part in activities which may include residential trips to develop leadership skills, experience outdoor activities including water based and meet a range of speakers from the Army, Navy and the Police.
In order to develop fundamental concepts such as self- organising, managing change, taking responsibility and perseverance, learners will develop the following skills:
You will also have the opportunity to take part in the Duke of Edinburgh scheme and complete your first aid training.
Possible units studied will include:
What areas of the public sector can I work in?
Roles can be found with a range of employers, these include:
Possible university undergraduate courses