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Public Services


Pathways are made up of courses focused on future careers or further education opportunities

You will develop teamwork, fitness, self discipline and leadership skills which are key; you will take part in physical fitness, problem solving and team work activities to prepare you for some of the most demanding and vital job roles there are. 

Why people love Public Services

Career Prospects

This pathway could lead to many career opportunities


Police community support officers

Annual pay

The workforce is projected to contract by -1% over the period to 2024, losing -263 jobs. In the same period, 19% of the workforce is projected to retire, creating 3,588 job openings.

Role description

Police Community Support Officers (PCSOs) support the local police force by patrolling the streets to provide a visible and reassuring presence and to tackle a range of crime and disorder problems. PCSOs are also attached to the British Transport Police who operate the specialised police service for the railway network across Britain.

What's next?

Step 1 Apply

Once you apply, you will have an interview to discuss your chosen pathway

Step 2 Interview

At your interview, the tutor will discuss the entry requirements for each level and course. This is also your opportunity to make sure that this pathway meets your goals and ambitions.

Courses at Sheppey College

If you know exactly which course and level you need to apply for, or want more information, please select from the options below:

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Bridge Rd
Sheerness, Kent
ME12 1HL

01795 581581