At CONEL, we have a large and successful provision for those who wish to be a part of this caring community. Our health and social care courses give you real experience in the health industry, caring for those in need - including the elderly and vulnerable - in a variety of settings. Additionally, you'll gain a thorough understanding of equality, diversity, inclusion, healthcare legislation, and health and safety.
All courses include work experience, with employers such as North Middlesex University Hospital, and opportunities for you to practice 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 health sector, including the NHS, 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:
This NCFE Cache course will help prepare you to work in the health and social care sector, with a specific focus on adult social care.
If you have completed FdA Counselling at CONEL, this course will allow you to complete a third year to achieve a full BA (Hons) in Counselling.
If you already have some work experience in counselling, whether in the paid or voluntary sector, this person-centred and practical course will help you to develop your listening and counselling skills to further your career prospects.
This introductory course will help you gain basic skills in counselling.
This course will develop your understanding of how you and other people relate to those around you, including the importance of communication, preparing you for work experience as a trainee counsellor.
This course will help you develop and enhance your professional counselling skills, to give you a Foundation Degree, validated by Middlesex University.
This Gateway qualification has been specifically designed to give you an introduction to working in health and social care, giving you the opportunity to improve your literacy, numeracy and ICT skills alongside learning about the sector.
This course has been designed to give you a broad introduction to health and social care, developing your practical and technical skills for working in the sector.
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.
This course has been designed to enable you to progress your career in health and social care settings, allowing you to progress to further study or employment.