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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.
Aims of the course
To develop practical skills in preparation for employment or progression in education.
Some of the units are: Managing your health at work Health and social care needs. Communication with adults and children Learning experience for children and young people.
Internal assessment using a range of methods
Level 2 health and social care programme of study or level 2 child care or early years programme of study.
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
3 GCSEs D-G / or 3-1 (in 2017 GCSEs) Relevant industry experience
Virtual Childcare setting and health care settings.
Process for Application
To apply please select your chosen start date and location above.