Diploma in 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...
3 GCSEs D-G / or 3-1 (in 2017 GCSEs) Relevant industry experience
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 health care settings.
Other course to enable you to continue to develop your English and maths and prepare for employment.
What can I earn as an Early Years worker? 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 Early Years qualification you'll be starting on a varied career path with plenty of opportunity for progression ? and a good salary in your sights. For example: Child or Early Years officers start on around £17,000 a year and can earn £24,000 with 3-5 years' experience Nursery nurses start on around £13,000 a year and can earn £16,000 with 3-5 years' experience Primary or nursery teachers start on around £27,000 a year and can earn £45,000 with a few years' experience