Health and social care level 1 is designed to help learners understand the skills and knowledge needed to work in the sector and to develop practical skills in preparation for employment or progression in education.
Entry Requirements, Units, Assessment and more...
Initial assessment, Grade 3 in Eng /Maths
Internal assessment using a range of methods
Aims of the course
To develop practical skills in preparation for employment or progression in education.
Level 2 health and social care programme of study or level 2 child care or early years programme of study.
Virtual Childcare setting and Classrooms, blended learning centre.
Other courses to enable you to continue to develop your English and maths and prepare for employment.
What can I earn in the health and social care industry? When you're deciding what to study post-16, it's important to think about where your course will lead. If you study for a vocational qualification in health and social care, you'll be starting on a career path with lots of opportunity for progression ? and a good salary in your sights. For example: Care workers start on around £13,000 a year and can earn £17,000 with 3-5 years' experience Social workers start on around £24,000 a year and can earn £39,000 with 3-5 years' experience Nurses start on around £26,000 a year and can earn £31,000 with 3-5 years' experience