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Health and Social Care

Health and Social Care

This rewarding profession covers all aspects of health and social care and prepares you for a career in this most valuable industry. With the NHS being one of the largest employers in the UK our courses will prepare you for careers in allied health or social care settings. Many people get great satisfaction from helping others and knowing they have made a difference to their lives. You will not only focus on learning the underpinning theory for your course but will also have the opportunity to put this into practice through work experience and work placements.

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Career Opportunities

  • Nursing
  • Midwifery
  • Social Work
  • Mental Health
  • Paramedic
  • Occupational Therapist
  • Physiotherapist
  • Elderly Care


Industry Links and Trips

  • Placements are undertaken in care homes, day care centres or hospitals.
  • Guest speakers which could include Consultant Psychiatrists
  • Trips have included the Florence Nightingale Museum and Victorian Operating Theatre in London.
  • French exchange trip to Alencon to attend the annual Health, Social Care and Childcare Conference in Paris.
  • Marwell Zoo to look at Health and Safety risk assessment and Itchen Valley Country Park for team building.

Student Success

Students have progressed to higher level study at universities such as:

Oxford Brookes University - Adult Nursing

De Montfort University - Health Studies

University of Leeds - Adult Nursing

Birmingham City University - Children’s Nursing

University of Southampton - Adult Nursing; Occupational Therapy

Middlesex University - Adult Nursing

University of Brighton - Physiotherapy

The course is run in a really nice way, and everyone in the class really gets along.
Jessica Tibby
Fiona Dicks

Fiona Dicks

Course Director for Health and Social Care
I enjoy seeing students progress and interacting with them to prepare them for industry.
Basingstoke College of Technology I 2019