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Social and Community Work HNC Level 4

Posted: November 7th 2020

This course will give you the essential knowledge needed to work at a higher level within the social and community work sector. You will develop a range of transferable skills to ensure effective team working, organisational competence and problem-solving strategies.

This is a work-related qualification for students taking their first steps into employment, or for those already in employment and seeking career development opportunities in social work, community work and community development. A unique feature of the qualification is its recognition of employability-related knowledge and skills that underpin effective practice across students’ learning that are sector-specific.

The qualification offers:

  • A stimulating and challenging programme of study that will be both engaging and memorable for students.
  • The essential subject knowledge that students need to progress successfully into further study or the world of work.
  • The development of the ability of students to contribute to the health and social care environment through effective use of the knowledge and skills gained in different parts of the programme.
  • The development of transferable skills which will facilitate the transition through changing circumstances whether moving within a particular area of employment or moving up to a supervisory or management position or adapting to general changes in the provision.

Career Opportunities

  • Occupational Therapist
  • Community Outreach Worker
  • Healthcare Assistant

  • Care Worker
  • Adult Nurse
  • Youth Worker

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