Supported Internship

Level 1 Diploma
Course Location


Trafford College


Trafford General Hospital

Course Overview

The Trafford College Group offers pre-employment programmes in partnership with Pure Innovation, Trafford General Hospital and Stepping Hill Hospital. We provide a unique opportunity for students with learning disabilities or difficulties to enhance their employment skills in a real working environment. This programme provides a stepping-stone to help students move out of college into employment.

Including Maths and English bespoke provision depended on individual needs.

Further Details


College 16-18,Adult

Course Start Date


Course Duration

Full-Time - 1 Year


Foundation Learning

Who is it for….

Are you ready for paid employment

Are you aged 18-24

Do you have an EHC plan, learning difficulty and disability

This one-year pre-employment course is based at the hospital, students study employability skills alongside three placements (one job each term) in the hospital or nearby. We organise the job placements and support you, you learn new skills from new experiences which will help you to find paid work, you will be treated as an equal in the workplace which shows that you are valued.


Work life skills
CV planning

Intensive interview planning and skills

Employment within a range of sectors.

A range of job opportunities from administration, office junior, ward clerk, ward assistant, hospital orderly, kitchen staff and support in residential homes.

Project based assessment.

Plus, a learner journal from the real work placement.

This further education course is free for all 16-18 year olds who are a resident in the UK and the European Economic Area or have been for the last 3 years. You must be under 19 years old on 31st August in the calendar year you start your course.

For learners 19+ years old, please contact the Customer Services team on 0161 886 7070 for course and fee information.

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