Health & Social Care

Welcome to the Health & Social Care Department

Mission Statement:






BTEC Level 3 Health and Social care is a vocational qualification. You will be assessed by a series of assignments throughout the course, either individually or in groups. Learners are encouraged to take responsibility for their own learning and achievement . The course gives learners the opportunity to develop personal, learning and thinking skills within a sector related context.

The health and social care sector is one of the fastest growing areas for employment, employing over 14 million people across the range of sectors: from residential care work to dental nurses and hospital technicians, to dieticians and nurses. The course provides young people with a wealth of employment opportunities at many different levels within the UK and abroad.

Teachers: Ms B Harvey, Ms T Rawlinson.




360 Guided Learning Hours - 60 credits
Three Mandatory Units - 3 x 10 credits
Optional units that provide a further 30 credits

Equivalent to one GCE A Level.


KS5 BTEC Level 3 Subsidiary Diploma Health and Social Care.

Schemes of Work: