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    So I didn't go to uni, got bad/average a levels and I'm currently a team leader in retail.
    I want to switch things up and change career.
    I've spotted a few apprenticeships that potentially interest me- 'support worker' roles.

    I just don't really know were it could all lead, in terms of career prospects and salary?
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    (Original post by Standard Procedure)
    So I didn't go to uni, got bad/average a levels and I'm currently a team leader in retail.
    I want to switch things up and change career.
    I've spotted a few apprenticeships that potentially interest me- 'support worker' roles.

    I just don't really know were it could all lead, in terms of career prospects and salary?
    What sort of support worker roles are these? Are they where you help people with learning difficulties in their day to day lives?
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    (Original post by moonkatt)
    What sort of support worker roles are these? Are they where you help people with learning difficulties in their day to day lives?
    In a 'classroom' environment, preparing them and helping them to interact in society- so take them regularly out of the classroom and to shops to buy things, usually for use in the classroom.
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    (Original post by Standard Procedure)
    In a 'classroom' environment, preparing them and helping them to interact in society- so take them regularly out of the classroom and to shops to buy things, usually for use in the classroom.
    Have you looked into becoming a teaching assistant? That could be a route into this for you.
 
 
 
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