The majority of people will use a care service or some form of care support during their lifetime, and there is an increasing need for these services in the UK. A career in this area could range from working with fostering and adoption and community work to psychology and occupational therapy. Employers include the NHS, local authorities, charities and schools.
Level 2 Certificate in Care
You will study core subject areas in health and social care to support progression to further learning…
Level 2 NCFE Introducing Caring for Children and Young People
This qualification is made up of 14 units which cover a range of subjects including children's play,…
Level 3 Diploma in Childcare and Education
You will study a wide range of units including child development, health and well-being, additional needs,…
Level 3 Health and Social Care
This two year programme offers progression from the Certificate through to the Extended Diploma, dependent…
Level 3 Health and Social Care in partnership with University Hospital Southampton
The course involves assignment work and work placements for two years. An example of year 1 is: Terms…
|Job Role||Adult Nurse||Healthcare Assistant||Care Worker/Home Carer||Midwife||Senior Careworker||Ambulance staff (excluding Paramedic)|
Care courses at Eastleigh College are taught by professionals and each course has a large practical element, which gives you hands-on professional training.
Classrooms at the College have been designed to integrate teaching and learning in one space, which provides an excellent environment. The College also has close links with a wide range of employers, and can help broaden students’ understanding of care services through work placements.
Eastleigh careers advisor excels at Hampshire Education Awards
Eastleigh College’s Lead Careers Advisor, Trudy McKenzie, impressed the judges at Hampshire Country Council's annual Education Awards and scooped the 'Futures Award' for her excellence and achievements, and the positive impact she has had on learners' future career progression.
National recognition for careers and enterprise innovation
Eastleigh College has been commended by the Association of Colleges for the careers and progression support it provides to learners by being shortlisted for this year’s Beacon Awards. This recognition highlights the outstanding work of the college’s career and work readiness team, and other staff across the college who are dedicated to ensure learners are fully aware of the opportunities available to them.