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Human Services

Study Human Services at Melbourne Polytechnic and learn how to support your community and change people’s lives.

Human Services help the members of our community that need support. Melbourne Polytechnic offers courses in Aged Care and Individual Support, Community Services, Health Services and Support and NDIS.

Whether you’re looking to change your career and advance your skills and qualifications, Melbourne Polytechnic’s Human Services courses will help you to help others. Working in community support and human services is a rewarding job for both you and the people you help.

Graduates of Melbourne Polytechnic’s Human Services courses may find work as a child welfare officer, social housing coordinator, community services case manager, NDIS community support officer, aged care or disabilities services carer, or health support staff member, including pathologist.

The staff were brilliant, I'm still in contact with a couple of them, as my professional contacts. They've been being working in the community service field and they were excellent professional role models.
Jodi Philpott
Certificate IV in Community Services CHC42015, Outstanding Student of the Year 2020 Award Winner