Derry City & Strabane - Community Education Programme 




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Community Education Programme

Interested in getting a job with the Western Health and Social Care Trust?

Let us make it easier for you to get into the support services department.

Derry and Strabane Labour Market Partnership are running a course which will give you the confidence and skills to move forward in your journey to work.

What will the course cover?

  • Talking about the job description and job specification
  • Understanding the job roles
  • Completing an online application form
  • ​Interview skills
  • Dress code for interviews
  • Teamwork
  • Customer Service
  • Confidence Building
  • Basic Food Hygiene
  • Health and Safety (COSH)

How long will the course last?
You will attend ½ day twice per week for 8 weeks.

What if I haven’t studied in years?
Do not worry, you will receive support from your Tutor and our Labour Market Partnership staff.

Am I too young / old to do this?
This is open to anyone aged 16+ who is looking for work and is not in full-time education or training.

I’m not sure about filling out an application form.
Do not worry, we will help you with:

  • Completing the WHSCT application form
  • Preparing for the WHSCT interview

How much will it cost me?
This course is FREE to all participants 

If you have any other questions or would like to register please email with your name and contact details and Emma will get back to you.