Health and Social care

Train and Care together Centre of excellence 2017

If you would like to work in Health & Social Care, then we have the right training and links to local organisations. Gain the skills you need and earn a wage during your apprenticeship.

  • Improve your ability to communicate easily with people of all ages.
  • Gain more confidence and get qualified.
  • Earn while you learn in a rewarding career you enjoy.

Apprenticeships take a minimum of 12 months to achieve and are a recognised and valued training programme that offers qualifications and a career head start.

Today, more than ever, employers see an Apprenticeship as a positive step in your career path. You will learn on-the-job with the one to one support of a qualified and experienced assessor, building up knowledge and skills, gaining qualifications and earning money at the same time!

Qualifications higher than Level 2 can also be funded with an advanced Learner Loan.

Could this be the right career for you?

Do you enjoy spending time with older people?

Are you a good listener?

Could you support people with learning difficulties?

If your answer is “yes”, then you can choose between the following courses:

Intermediate (Level 2) in:

  • Adult Care Worker (new standard starting from April 2017)

Advanced (Level 3) in:

  • Lead Adult Care Worker (new standard started on 1 May 2017)

In 2014, the most popular apprenticeship was health and social care.

82% said their apprenticeship had improved their ability to do the job and 79% said that their career prospects had improved.