Christian Youth Work Training

YMCA BA (Hons) Children, Young People and Families (Youth Work, CLD & Social Pedagogy)

Course link:
Exit awards:
BA (Hons) Youth Work, community learning and development and social pedagogy
Academic validation:
Coventry University
Professional validation:
JNC Professional Grade Youth Work (England)
Mode and duration:
Full time study – takes 3 years to complete and is delivered at the College in Canning Town, East London. Distance learning – takes 4 years to complete and is offered at venues across the UK.
George Williams YMCA College London
PT £6500 pa YMCA Staff are entitled to a 10% discount on this course
Entry requirements:
Level 3 qualifications (such as NVQ or A level) and substantial experience of working with young people (usually 2 years) – however prospective students should contact the College if they are over 21 and feel they do not meet these requirements.
Exit possibilities:
A significant number of people on our programmes work, or go on to work in youth work and community learning and development settings. These include churches and faith organisations, children’s centres and youth organisations, hostels and other voluntary and community sector organisations.

They also work in the public sector (including health services, youth justice, and social work) and in commercial organisations. A number can also be found in schools and colleges. Here they operate in different areas including community cohesion, inclusion, learning support, extra- and extended curricular activity, pastoral and careers support, personal, social and health education, citizenship education, and whole school development. In short, these programmes offer preparation for a wide range of career opportunities

This is a course from YMCA George Williams College


199 Freemasons Road
Canning Town
E16 3PY

Mark Chase
020 7540 4926
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YMCA George Williams College is the only specialist college in the UK with 43 years of delivering excellence in youth work training. We value the development of the whole person – mind, body and spirit.

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