HEALTH AND SOCIAL CARE, NURSING AND MIDWIFERY

The Health and Social Care sectors have always been popular with those who want to work within the changing environment of today’s modern social and health care service. Working in this sector you will help to improve lives through care, support and education. A career in nursing and health & social care is extremely fulfilling.

At Westminster Kingsway College, we have a large and successful provision for those who wish to be a part of this caring community. Our courses will equip you with the skills and abilities to deliver a first-class service as well as enable you to progress onto management level. At Level 3 you will be able to follow either a care or health sciences pathway. As part of the Career Colleges programme, we offer a course provision, with progression to apprenticeships, higher education and employment.

All courses include work experience and opportunities for you to practise in a realistic working environment within the college. Our dedicated team of tutors will guide and support you through the learning process and offer expert advice on appropriate career pathways.

The National Health Service and the health sector is changing rapidly and offers a wide range of employment opportunities. London salaries vary but as a guide, you could expect to earn £24,523 for a Child and Early Years Officer, £41,205 as a Social Worker and £39,083 as an experienced Nurse.

Career options at a glance include:

  • Social Worker
  • Nurse
  • Midwife
  • Speech Therapist
  • Sociologist
  • Criminal Scientist
  • Housing Officer
  • NHS Officer
  • Dental Hygienist
  • Radiologist
COURSES
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This course has been specifically designed to help you gain the knowledge and skills needed to work in the health and social care sector.

Location: King's Cross Centre Start Date: 7 September 2020 Duration: 1 Year Suitable for: School Leavers
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This course will give you an introduction to health and social care, helping you understand the skills and knowledge needed to work in the sector.

Location: King's Cross Centre Start Date: 7 September 2020 Duration: 1 Year Suitable for: School Leavers
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This course has been designed to develop your knowledge of health and social care, preparing you with the skills to work with people in care settings.

Location: King's Cross Centre Start Date: 3 September 2020 Duration: 1 Year Suitable for: School Leavers
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This course is specifically targeted at those looking to stretch and challenge their knowledge of health and social care topics, in order to progress to a higher level of study. 

Location: Soho Centre Start Date: 31 October 2019 Duration: 1 Year Suitable for: Adults
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This course has been designed to advance your knowledge in the health and social care sector, offering you various pathways to specialise in, such as health, health science, childcare and social care.

Location: King's Cross Centre Start Date: 7 September 2020 Duration: 2 Years Suitable for: School Leavers
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If you would like to study to become a midwife at university but left school without the qualifications you need, then this Access to HE course could be for you. Each year, over 20,000 Access to HE students apply for a degree course at a UK university; if you go onto complete a relevant degree at university, your Advanced Learner Loan will be written off by Student Finance England.

Location: Soho Centre Start Date: 7 September 2020 Duration: 1 Year Suitable for: Adults, International Students
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If you would like to study Nursing at university but left school without the qualifications you need, then this Access to HE course could be for you. Each year, over 20,000 Access to HE students apply for a degree course at a UK university; if you go onto complete a relevant degree at university, your Advanced Learner Loan will be written off by Student Finance England.

Location: Soho Centre Start Date: 7 September 2020 Duration: 1 Year Suitable for: Adults, International Students
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If you would like to study Psychosocial Studies (psychology and sociology) at university but left school without the qualifications you need, then this Access to HE course could be for you. Each year, over 20,000 Access to HE students apply for a degree course at a UK university; if you go onto complete a relevant degree at university, your Advanced Learner Loan will be written off by Student Finance England.

Location: Soho Centre Start Date: 7 September 2020 Duration: 1 Year Suitable for: Adults, International Students
OUR CENTRES
King's Cross Centre
211 Grays Inn Road
London, WC1X 8RA
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Victoria Centre
Vincent Square
London, SW1P 2PD
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Soho Centre
Peter Street
London, W1F 0HS
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Regent's Park Centre
Longford Street
London, NW1 3HB
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Alexandra Centre
Ainsworth Way
London, NW8 0SR
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