Note: This Course is now closed for applications.
Are you interested in working in intellectual disability services while you study for a social care degree? Apply now by sending an email and your CV to firstname.lastname@example.org or request further information at email@example.com
St. Michael’s House and the Open Training College has developed an innovative earn as you learn scheme. This scheme allows people to work for the organisation and study for an approved qualification at the same.
Work- Study Scheme
You work for a minimum of three days as a Direct Support Worker with St. Michael’s House. While studying a 3-year Level 7 degree - BA in Social Care with the Open Training College. Link to course details here
Benefits for You
Exciting opportunity to start a career in intellectual disability
Work in the area of intellectual disability support
Earn as you learn
Interest in and commitment to the area of intellectual disability
The ability to complete a level 7 degree
Have the time flexibility to meet the requirements of the course including practice placements that are unpaid
Be over 23 and/or have completed a relevant Level 5 or Level 6 qualification
All applicants must also satisfactorily pass an entry interview, be fit to practice and gain Garda Clearance