Do you want a new career in Health & Social Care

Genesis Jobs, Education & Training

Do you want a new career in Health & Social Care?

Training is available to get you ready for work.  There is an information and enrolment session on Wednesday 24th April at 10am at Genesis, 2nd Floor YMCA Beacon Building, College Street, St Helens, WA10 1TF (opposite the police station)

This is a fully accredited Health & Social Care qualification and gives learners a great introduction to the industry and readies learners for interview.  

They have 3 local employers who will be offering job interviews to learners who complete the training. 

Topics covered during the learning will include:

  • Dementia Awareness
  • The person-centred approach to the care and support of individuals with dementia
  • Understand the factors that can influence communication and interaction with individuals who have dementia
  • Understand equality, diversity and inclusion in dementia care
  • Explore principles of healthy eating
  • Consider nutritional needs of a variety of individuals
  • Use food and nutrition information to plan a healthy diet
  • The principles of weight management
  • Understanding eating disorders

This gives learners the opportunity to:  

  • Develop occupationally related knowledge and skills  
  • Develop knowledge and skills that support employability and career progression
  • Achieve a nationally-recognised Level 1 qualification 

To book a place call Joe Lennard on 01744 733 711 / 07503 963 457 

Get In Touch

Halton & St Helens VCA 

Halton Office: 01928 592 405
St Maries
Lugsdale Road

St Helens Office: 01744 457100 
2nd Floor Beacon Building
College Street
St Helens
WA10 1TF



Halton & St Helens VCA is an infrastructure organisation that provides advice, information and development support services to voluntary, community, not-for-profit and faith organisations and volunteers in the Boroughs of St Helens and Halton.