Diploma of Youth Work - CHC50413

TAFE NSW

This qualification is part of the Community Services Training Package. It reflects the role of people with responsibility for the development and the outcomes of programs and services for young people managed through a range of agencies and designed to meet the social, behavioural, health, welfare, developmental and protection needs of young people. This work may be undertaken through employment in community, government and welfare agencies.

Structure:

21 units: 17 core; 4 elective

Subjects you can Study:

Work with young people to establish support networks; Undertake youth work in specific communities; Undertake research activities; Support community leadership; Work effectively with Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people; Engage respectfully with young people; Participate in workplace health and safety; Analyse impacts of sociological factors on clients in community work and services; Identify and respond to children and young people at risk; Work effectively with young people in the youth work context; Develop, implement and review services and programs to meet client needs; Facilitate links with other services; Develop and implement policy; Provide mentoring support to colleagues; Work with people with mental health issues; Develop, implement and review sexual and reproductive health education programs; Support young people to take collective action; Develop, implement and promote effective workplace communication; Support community action; Work with clients with unique needs; Provide services for young people appropriate to their needs and circumstances; Carry out complex project activities; Work effectively with culturally diverse clients and co-workers; Plan and conduct group activities; Develop and implement procedures to enable young people to address their needs; Work within organisation and government structures to enable community development outcomes; Support youth programs; Respond holistically to client issues and refer appropriately; Undertake outreach work; Develop, facilitate and monitor all aspects of case management; Recruit and coordinate volunteers; Manage service response to young people in crisis; Maintain legal and ethical work practices

Accepts International Students:

Yes

Provider CRICOS: 00591E

Related Careers:

Community Worker, Youth Worker,
Campus ATAR/OP Mid Year Intake Study Mode Duration
Illawarra - Shellharbour No info No
Western Sydney - Strathfield No info No
Western Sydney - Richmond No info No
Hunter - Hamilton No info No

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TAFE NSW has been at the foundation of Australian education for over 130 years. 

From the rapid economic development and population growth of colonial times to the gold rush and post-war periods, TAFE NSW has remained constant; responding to the shifting demands of the workforce, the economy and Australia.

Today, we offer over 1,200 courses, from certificate to degree level, to over 500,000 students and are ranked the number two higher education provider in NSW for teaching quality, skills learned and overall satisfaction.  (Qilt.edu.au

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  • Student association membership which provides opportunities for social and recreational activities with local students
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