For adults aged 19+ recovering from mental health conditions and at a stage in their recovery where they are able to benefit from being and studying at college. The applicants should be ready to make a commitment to the course, attend regularly and be able to cope with the college environment. This course is an optional module in the Community Link programme.
No formal qualifications or experience are required. A basic level of literacy (assessed at interview).
This course is ideal for people who want to increase their confidence, develop workplace skills, explore routes into volunteering or work and achieve a work skills qualification at Entry 3 Level. It is designed to provide you with the skills and support you need whether you wish to volunteer or work or prepare to do so in the future. Applicants are expected to make a commitment to attend regularly and punctually as well as work as part of a team with other learners on the course. Introductory sessions take place where students may negotiate topics to be covered. These may include some of the following: CV preparation, Alternatives to paid work, working as a volunteer, investigating Rights and Responsibilities at work, solving problems at work and working in a team. The list is not exhaustive.
Contact the course administrator on t:0203 764 4525. Or course leader on t: 0203 764 4433. Or the mental health team tutors by email: email@example.com. Students can also be referred by a mental health professional using our referral form. Please request a referral form by phone or email or visit the Community Link pages on our website www.barnetsouthgate.ac.uk.
Edexcel BTEC Work Skills qualification at Entry 3 Level
Please complete an application form and return to the College - either online, by post or in person at one of our campuses.
Yes, you will need to meet with a member of staff for an interview and an initial assessment.