South Thames College

Supported Internships - Entry Level


This programme is designed to enable learners to progress into sustained employment. Following an initial assessment of four weeks, the student will be placed with an employer that matches the needs and wishes of the student. Learning will take place both on the job and in the College training facilities with Maths and English being embedded at the appropriate level. Qualification opportunities are provided in line with the requirements of the job role. Dedicated tutor support provides for an excellent experience, enabling the internee to succeed.

Learners will undertake four weeks of assessment and will then be provided an opportunity to complete an internship with a local employer with a desired job outcome at the end.

Students will have the opportunity to engage in real work related activities with a possible job outcome at the end of it.

Entry Requirements

A desire to become employed and develop skills needed to achieve this. Students who are aged 16-24 and currently hold an Education, Health and Care Plan.

Suitability for the programme will be assessed both before joining and during the first four weeks of the course.


There may be materials you need to help with your studies. You'll either make a one-off payment for these when you enrol, or you'll buy them during the course. Your tutor will talk to you about this at interview or in your first class (if you don't need an interview).

Depending on your course and circumstances, you may be able to get funding to help with materials fees. Please check with us when you come in for interview or enrolment.

Next Steps

Achieve sustainable paid employment and/or voluntary work. The opportunity to gain the appropriate qualification relevant to the chosen job role.

Important information

All courses run subject to demand and the content listed here should be used as a guide only. Course content may vary according to a range of factors such as course duration, campus, teaching staff and requirements from awarding bodies. Check our course and fee guidelines for further details.

Apply for this course

Where and when
1 Year
Study mode:?
Full Time
What do I need to pay?
16-18 year olds:
£ 0
19 and older: ?
£ 0
Materials fees: ?
May be charged

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