A community services course can lead to a number of job opportunities, from taking care of the elderly as a residential carer to working with those battling addiction as a alcohol and drugs worker. Qualifications in community services can lead to a job as a community worker, case worker, mental health support worker, disability support officer or a volunteer coordinator. The average weekly salary for a community worker is $1,132.

Whether you're just starting out in your community services career, want to gain more qualifications, add to your previous experience, or simply broaden your horizons, TAFE NSW offers a wide variety of courses at a number of levels to suit you. TAFE courses in the area include Community Services, Youth Work, Community Pharmacy, Individual Support (Ageing, Home and Community) and Vocational and Community Engagement.