Get a job in Health & Social Care (East of England)


Our Health and Social Care course will help you learn more about the wide range of roles and specialties in the Health & Social Care sector and prepare you to apply for jobs where you can make a difference.

You'll discover the right role and career path for you, receive training to become a competitive job applicant, and meet employers near you who are hiring for the job you want.

WHO: Young people aged 16-30 who are motivated and ready to work!

WHEN: Monday 19th July – Friday 6th August (15th July Taster Day)

WHERE: Take part remotely from home using your phone or computer!


Week 1: Get ready

This week we'll spend time getting to know you, introducing you to the sector, and finding out what kind of job you'd be interested in. We'll also be running some interactive sessions with employers who can give you first-hand tips and advice.

Behind the scenes this week, we'll be speaking to employers around the local area to find vacancies that match what you're looking for and suit your experience level.

Week 2 - 3: Get into

These two weeks, we'll be helping you get a Level 1 qualification in Health and Social Care, and Customer Service and Conflict management, industry-recognised qualifications that will help set you above the competition when applying for jobs. We will also be running Mental Health Awareness sessions to help you support people who made need it.

We'll help you shape a CV that's right for the job you're looking for and teach you how to navigate online and in-person interviews for the sector.

During the final week, we'll run mock interviews with you, and set up live interviews with employers who are hiring near you.

Don't forget!

  • The programme is eligible for young people aged 16-30 who live within a commutable distance for jobs in Essex, Hert, Beds, Milton Keynes, Suffolk, Norfolk, Cambridgeshire or Peterborough.
  • You must not be ine education or employment when registering for this event.
  • All the sessions will take place online. Ensure you have access to Microsoft Teams on a preferred device (i.e. phone, laptop, tablet)
  • Be prepared to start work immediately. Before you sign up, think about how the current government measures will affect you and the people at home with you.

After registering your details, a Prince's Trust Executive will give you a call to check that you're eligible for the programme (i.e. you're aged 16-30 and ready for a new job) and confirm your place.

Registering for this event does not mean you are guaranteed a place on the programme. Please check your emails and/or phone as we will get in contact with you for more details before we share the event link.

Please only register if you definitely want to attend so other people who are interested do not miss out

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