Health & Social Care
During your studies you will gain a broad understanding of numerous health and social care issues, such as promoting health and well-being, physical aspects of health and factors affecting human growth and development.
Caring involves working with a range of people in a variety of different situations, such as working with children or people with special needs, caring for the elderly or looking after patients in hospital. Practical experience is an integral aspect of your learning, where you will be given the opportunity to work in a variety of care settings.
The College can also tailor its Health and Social Care courses with specialist units to help you choose the right pathway for you.
Full Time Courses Available:
Part Time courses Available:
For dates, times and costing of Part Time courses, please refer to our Part Time Guide
Also available Apprenticeships:
What could I earn?
Care Assistant = £12,500 - £21,000
As a Care Assistant you will help people who have difficulties with their daily activities. You could work with children, people with physical or learning disabilities, older people or families.
Health Visitor = £26,000 - £35,000
As a Health Visitor you will be an experienced and qualified registered nurse or midwife. Health Visitors work in the community to promote good health and prevent illness and spend most of their day visiting people in their homes, especially new mothers.
Adult Nurse = £22,000 - £40,000
As an Adult Nurse you will check patients’ progress and decide with doctors what care should be given. Nurses also advise and support patients and their relatives.