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Health and social care

Our full-time courses in health and social care can lead to a variety of careers including care roles, social work and youth work. Students are given the support and skills required to progress in their chosen area, and will be taught by tutors with experience in this challenging, yet rewarding sector.

Health and social care full-time courses

Why choose health and social care at West Notts?

Work experience placements

Practical experience in this sector is essential. Our students will learn to understand the health needs of real people within a care setting, discovering first-hand how different illnesses and conditions require specialist care and attention.

Tutors with industry knowhow

Our health and social care tutors come with a wealth of skills and knowledge including previous work experience in health and care settings, and knowledge of first aid, fire safety, safeguarding children and COSHH – so they really know their stuff!

Study up to university-level

Courses in health and social care provide a rewarding experience. Once you’ve qualified and gained all the skills necessary, you can choose to study up to university-level at the college, and go on to careers in nursing, midwifery support and social work.

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University-level open evening

Thursday 24 October
5.30-7.30pm

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Course progression
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Health and social care
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Why choose West Notts?

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98.8% A Level pass rate in 2019

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Best A Level provider in Mansfield and Ashfield for student progress*

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One of the top colleges in the UK for student satisfaction**

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An extensive bus service across Mansfield and the surrounding area

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£50m investment in our facilities since 2008

*Value added is a measure of a student’s progress against their starting point
**Learner Exit Survey 2017/18
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