Community Work Bachelors & Masters in London

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41 Community Work Courses in the UK.
Related subjects - degree programmes in London:
  • Careers in Community Work

Jobs & Career Perspectives

Career perspectives for Community Work

15 months after graduation, graduates of this subject were asked about their current circumstances of employment, what they do, and whether their activities and perspectives are directly related to their studies.

Current jobs

Among graduates of Community Work who indicated that they are working, the percentage below represents the number who “agree” or “strongly agree” with the statements about their job.

Skills that graduates consider useful for their work in Community Work

  • Good listening skills
  • Advocacy and networking skills
  • Ability to interpret, analyse and present data
  • Excellent communication
  • Interpersonal and team building skills
  • Researching skills
  • Knowledge of social issues
  • Non- judgemental attitude
  • Creative thinking
  • Political, social and negotiating skills
  • Compassion and empathy for others
  • Motivating approach to work

Required skill level of job after 15 months

Among graduates of Community Work who indicated that they are working, the percentage below represents the number of highly skilled vs non-highly skilled jobs (Unistats).

Jobs of graduates of Community Work (15 months after graduation)

Example below based on all graduates of Community Work at London Metropolitan University

35% Welfare Professionals
25% Caring personal services
15% Managers, directors and senior officials
10% Teaching and Childcare Support Occupation
10% Welfare and housing associate professionals
5% Customer service occupations

Grading & Study Time

Entry Requirements / Admissions

Get advice on which foundation courses are best for you to still study Community Work, if you do not meet the minimum requirements in terms of UCAS score, A levels, or English language requirements.


The price of rent in London has the highest impact on overall living expenses. Your choice of where to live in London will make a huge difference to your costs of living. Students studying in London pay on average 67% more on rent than students in the rest of the UK. Overall student living costs in London will be approx 34% more than in the rest of the UK.

Social and Community Work - BA (Hons) at Goldsmiths, University of London received the highest rating among all graduates in the National Student Survey 2022 with a rating of 93 out of 100 among 25 respondents.