A career in health and social care

Entry requirement
Evidence of engagement in learning

Possible job roles
Care escort
Community transport driver
Au pair
Porter
Traineeship

Entry requirement
2 GCSEs grade 4 (C) or above including English and maths or a transfer in from a foundation level 1, FS level 2 or M&E

Possible job roles

Care worker
Nursery worker
Childminder
Healthcare support worker

Entry requirement
2 GCSEs grade 9 to 4 (A* to C) including English and maths or a transfer in from an intermediate level 2, FS level 2 or M&E

Possible job roles
Senior care worker
Residential support worker
Nursery supervisor
Room leader
Nanny
Ambulance technician
Dental nurse
Radiography assistant

Entry requirement
A level 3 care qualification, working in a care setting, plus English and maths at grade 4 (C) or above

Possible job roles
Residential care manager
Social services
Senior room leader
Health advisor

Entry requirement
A level 4 care qualification, working in a care setting, plus English and maths at grade 4 (C) or above

Possible job roles
Educational welfare officer
Nursery manager
Nursery area manager
Family support worker
Advanced practitioner
Nurse associate

Entry requirement
5 GCSES grade 9 to 4 (A* to C) including English and maths plus a pass at level 3 or completion of level 4 and 5

Possible job roles
Social worker
Mental health nurse
Educational psychologist
Play therapist
School nurse
Midwife
Health visitor
Radiographer
Occupational therapist
Paramedic
Speech and language therapist

Apprenticeships

The Adult College offers various apprenticeship routes that give you the opportunity to learn while you earn.

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