Health and Social Care

Overview

Our qualifications can help you to work with elderly, children, people with learning difficulties or within a health service.

Our lecturers have professional experience and use industry-standard medical and care equipment. This allows students to understand its practical applications within the workplace.

Careers
  • Nurse
  • Psychologist
  • Social Worker
  • Midwife
  • Residential Carer

Career Prospects

Nurses

Annual pay
£46,280
Workforce change
11%
Hours/week
39
Replacement
32%

The workforce is projected to expand by 11% over the period to 2024, adding 73,638 jobs. In the same period, 32% of the workforce is projected to retire, creating 217,967 job openings.

Role description

Nurses provide general and/or specialised nursing care for the sick, injured and others in need of such care, assist medical doctors with their tasks and work with other healthcare professionals and within teams of healthcare workers. They advise on and teach nursing practice.

Common tasks


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