Disability Confident Employer

Profile Development and Training are very proud to announce that we have been announced as a Disability Confident Employer

Here at Profile we are committed to equality within the workforce and want to make sure that we are employing high quality staff that are skilled, loyal, hard working and fairly treated no matter about their background.

Profile Development and Training 10th Anniversary

The Profile Team celebrated the company’s 10th anniversary today / yesterday with a Team Lunch at The Yarrow Hotel in Broadstairs.

Thank you to all the Funding Partners, Employers, Learners and organisations who have joined us along the way on this journey. We really appreciate your support and look forward to working with you all for many more years to come!

Level 2 Certificate in Understanding Common Childhood Illnesses (Online Course)

Duration: 9 weeks – three units

This course is ideal for learners who wish to increase their knowledge and understanding of common childhood illnesses. Anyone who aims to progress on to further qualifications and employment within the health and social care sector, particularly within an early years setting, will benefit from this course.

This course is split into three manageable units:

  • Understand how to provide a safe and healthy environment for babies and young children
  • Understood common childhood illnesses
  • Understand health emergencies and specific health conditions in an early years setting

Please note this is an online course and workbooks are for reference only.

As a fully funded course we cannot offer Understanding Common Childhood Illnesses as a paper-based course.

Upon successful completion of the course, you will be awarded an NCFE Level 2 Certificate in Understanding Common Childhood Illnesses.

For more information on this course, including mandatory units and credits, please view the Qualhub website or look at our FAQs.

Please note a fee of £204 (inc VAT) is payable if learners decide to withdraw from the course and do not complete their assessments.

If you are interested in finding out more about the course, please complete the Expression of Interest or Contact Form below and one of our dedicated staff members will be in touch.

Level 2 Certificate in Introducing Caring for Children and Young People (Online Course)

Duration: 15 weeks – five units

This course is suitable for anyone currently working with, or intending to work with, children and young people, or anyone who wishes to increase their understanding of care for these age groups. The qualification can also be used to complement a personal or voluntary role working with children and young people.

This course is split into five manageable units:

  • Safeguarding the welfare of children and young people
  • Importance of place for early learning
  • Use food and nutrition information to plan a healthy diet
  • The value of play to young children
  • Young children’s development

Please note this is an online course and workbooks are for reference only.

As a fully funded course we cannot offer Introducing Caring for Children and Young People as a paper-based course.

Upon successful completion of the course, you will be awarded an NCFE Level 2 Certificate in Introducing Caring for Children and Young People.

For more information on this course, including mandatory units and credits, please view the Qualhub website or look at our FAQs.

Please note a fee of £204 (inc VAT) is payable if learners decide to withdraw from the course and do not complete their assessments.

If you are interested in finding out more about the course, please complete the Expression of Interest or Contact Form below and one of our dedicated staff members will be in touch.

Apprenticeship Vacancies

Our apprenticeship opportunities are advertised through a variety of platforms, however, you will find all of the latest roles right here!

Level 3 Infrastructure Technician Apprentice

Location: Tonbridge, Kent

Weald of Kent Grammar School are looking for IT Apprentice to join their team and develop their career.  The role will be to provide efficient and effective 1st and 2nd line support to the school community.

Please click here for further details and to apply for the role.

Closing date: 19th July 2019. 

Business Administrator Apprentice

Location: Maidstone, Kent

Valley Invicta Academies Trust are looking for a business administrator apprentice to carry out work on reception after initial training.  This will involve answering the telephone, filing, letters and email communication to stakeholders, booking meetings and venues along with many other tasks.

Please click here for further information and to apply for the role.

Closing date: 19th July 2019

Apprentice Nursery Assistant

Location: Gravesend, Kent

Sunflower Nursery are looking for an apprentice nursery assistant to join their team.  You will be assisting in planning for a child’s development and being a key person.

Please click here for further information and to apply for the role.

Closing date: 25th August 2019

For further information and to be kept updated on future vacancies please check back here or “like” us on Facebook where we post regular updates regarding our vacancies and other information.

Level 3 Certificate in Understanding Mental Health (Online Course)

With increasing worries at each life stage, whether linked to exam pressure, work expectations, unemployment or financial difficulties, it is not surprising that individuals may struggle to cope with the demands of everyday life.

Approximately one in four people in the UK will experience a mental health problem each year. This is why it is more important than ever before to increase our understanding of mental health in order to tackle this growing health concern and challenge the stigma attached to mental ill health.

This online qualification will enable you to develop a thorough knowledge and understanding of mental health and well-being. It will equip learners with the skills needed to work in a mental health service, making it ideal for those who want to progress in the health and social care sector.

The course is split into five manageable units, to be completed over five months:

Unit 1: Understanding the context of mental health and well-being.
Unit 2: Promotion of mental health and well-being.
Unit 3: Mental health problems: associated issues and consequences.
Unit 4: Understanding mental ill health.
Unit 5: Working in mental health.

The course can be fully funded via an Advanced Learner Loan which only becomes repayable when you earn over £25,000 per annum.

If you are interested in taking this course, please complete the Expression of Interest Form and return it to us or complete the contact form below.

Level 3 Certificate in Understanding Autism (Online Course)

This online qualification is designed to increase your knowledge and understanding of autism and is an ideal next step from the Level 2 Certificate in Understanding Autism.

By completing the qualification, you will develop in-depth knowledge of autism which could support progression onto appropriate qualifications and into relevant employment in the health and social care sector.

The qualification will help you to understand:

  • How to adopt a positive approach to supporting individuals with autism.
  • The current legislative framework relating to individuals with autism and how different theories have developed over time.
  • How to support and manage transitions for individuals with autism.
  • The range of therapeutic interventions and support available for individuals with autism and co-occurring conditions.
  • How to support communication and social interaction for individuals with autism.
  • How to develop an understanding of how individuals with autism may be vulnerable and the support worker’s role and responsibilities relating to safeguarding according to legislative requirements.

To achieve this qualification you’ll need to complete six mandatory units, within six months:

  • Unit 01 Autism in context.
  • Unit 02 Positive behavioural support for individuals with autism.
  • Unit 03 Understand support and management of transitions for individuals with autism.
  • Unit 04 Therapeutic interventions and support available for individuals with autism and co-occurring conditions.
  • Unit 05 Communication and social interaction with individuals with autism.
  • Unit 06 Safeguarding and resilience in autism.

The course can be fully funded via an Advanced Learner Loan which only becomes repayable when you earn over £25,000 per annum.  You can find more information on the course by reading the Qualification Facts.

If you are interested in this course, please complete the Expression of Interest Form and send it to us or complete the below contact form.