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:
We also run a range of free short courses to help you gain new skills and decide if studying in this area is for you.
The course will enable you to provide sensitive and professional frontline care for vulnerable adults within a variety of settings including their own homes. You will learn about all aspects of adult care including health and safety, physical and mental wellbeing and communication. The qualification will provide an ideal entry into the sector and support progression within it.
This Level 2 apprenticeship is ideal if you are looking to start a career in this sector and will give you training for a range of responsibilities needed to work in a pharmacy.
As a Level 3 apprentice on this pathway you will cover many aspects of adult care including care practices, principles and standards, safeguarding and the importance of communication and active listening.