University of Cumbria

Fusehill Street, Carlisle, Cumbria, CA1 2HH, United Kingdom

Working with Children and Families

If you’re passionate about working with children and young people aged 0-19 and seek a career boosting their education, health or wellbeing – we’ll harness this with academic knowledge and professional skills to give you the start you need to succeed. So, it’s the ideal stepping stone for a range of careers in teaching, health-related professions and in social and youth work. **Why Choose University of Cumbria** - Our great links with health, social and education sector organisations provides you with good work experience prospects - Your employability is important to us and so we focus on developing your real-world professional skills through work-based activities, such as running professional meetings, presenting to others, creating resources for use with children - We support you in securing work by developing your career skills such as interviewing and applying for jobs - You’ll be taught by tutors who have all worked with young people professionally in a variety of roles - All tutors are involved in current research and many are published authors, so your education will be enhanced by current industry practice - Small class sizes mean we get to know you as individuals and closely support you throughout your studies - Using aspect of the local community as a real-life case study, you’ll develop first-hand understanding of the role that you can play as a professional

  • Qualification
    Certificate of Higher Education - CertHE
  • Study mode
  • Duration
    1 years
  • Start date
  • Location
  • Fees & Finances
  • England Year 1 £9,250
  • Scotland Year 1 £9,250
  • Wales Year 1 £9,250
  • Northern Ireland Year 1 £9,250
  • EU Year 1 £9,250
  • International Year 1 £10,500