+ South Yorkshire Police
Police officers help keep our streets save and protect the general public. They maintain law and order, investigate crimes and prevent crimes from happening. Your working day could be very varied and no 2 days will be the same. You will attend court hearings, interview suspects and collaborate with other public services. The best route into policing is to do a level 3 qualification at college of sixth form, then progress into a police degree apprenticeship within the force. Many people choose to do level 3 public services as this gives them a good all round view of life in a public service profession.
+ South Yorkshire Fire
Fire fighters respond to emergency calls to help protect people, environment and property. They work closely with local communities to promote fire safety and prevention. As a firefighter you would advise on the protection of life and property and highlight the risks within property. Firefights liaise with other emergency services at the scenes of accidents to ensure everyone safety.
There are many routes to becoming a firefighter. A common one if to complete a level 3 qualification at college such as public services. However south Yorkshire fire do accept apprenticeships – so check out their website for upcoming vacancies.
As a paramedic you will be in a 2 person crew and are often the first healthcare professionals to arrive at an emergency. You will respond to emergency 999 calls and will assess and diagnose patients. You will use specialist equipment such as deregulators to give the best care to sick patients. Paramedics transport sick patients to hospital and ensure they get the best possible care whilst handing over to hospital staff. You will also be required to work evening, weekends and holidays.
The most common route into becoming a paramedic is through university. You will need a level 3 qualification first such as A-Levels or Vocational. A popular level 3 course is health and social care and this will give you the skills to make you stand out and prepare you for becoming a paramedic.
+ Army Prep
MPC Website – https://www.yh-group.co.uk/learners/military-preparation-course-armed-forces-yorkshire-humber/
Recruitment video – MPC – https://www.yh-group.co.uk/content/uploads/2020/05/MPC-Recruitment-Powerpoint-2020.mp4
leaflet – https://simplebooklet.com/hLnOdBJbRQO6gtXWOnWJHN
+ Promoting the role of Occupational Therapy