Level 1 Introduction to Health and Social Care and Children and Young People’s Settings

Start Date

Mon Sep 07 2020

Day / Time

Weekdays

Duration

1 year

Campus

Baltic Campus

Level 1 Introduction to Health and Social Care and Children and Young People’s Settings

This course gives a good introduction to health, social care and early years and is perfect for you if you can't decide between the topics.

It will provide you with a sound foundation and understanding of the topics and includes communication, health and safety, rights and the needs of others.


 

On the course you'll study: 

  • Understanding a range of services in health and social care and children and young people’s settings
  • Understanding the principles and values in health and social care and children and young people’s settings
  • An introduction to communication in health and social care and children and young people’s settings
  • Introductory awareness of equality and diversity in health and social care and children and young people’s settings
  • An introduction to the development of children and young people through play
  • Human growth and development
  • Awareness of protection and safeguarding in health and social care and children and young people’s settings.

There is the option to take units in more specialised areas such as learning disability, sensory loss or mental health.

English and maths
English and maths skills will be part of your study programme and we'll support you to work towards GCSE English and maths, a pre-GCSE qualification or functional skills. 

What about after the course?
Future
Careers:
  • Primary and nursery education teaching professionals
  • Special needs education teaching professionals
  • Nursery nurses and assistants
  • Childminders and related occupations
  • Playworkers
  • Teaching assistants
  • Educational support assistants
  • Houseparents and residential wardens
  • School midday and crossing patrol occupations
What
you could
earn:
Potential
£46,384
Entry level
£12,522
Average
£20,051

Baltic Campus