Description of work area
Internships in Social Care and Youth Work are usually for students who are studying or who have graduated from social work training.
There can however, be opportunities in this field for someone considering a career within social care but who have not yet embarked upon a path of study. An internship can be a good way to gain some working knowledge and experience before deciding if this is the right career path for you. It is also an excellent way to gain some on the job skills and confidence after or during a period of study and before entering the work force.