WELCOME TO HEALTH AND SOCIAL CARE/ CHILDCARE
Health and Social care is an option subject and popular amongst female student’s, however we are increasing our numbers of males!
It is run in Key stage 4; we deliver childcare in year 9 and 10; also delivering Health and Social Care at A level and Childcare at levels 2 and 3.
Students can opt to study a BTEC level 2 award in Health and Social Care or GCSE Health and Social Care.
We aim for the students to experience ‘real life’ health and social care settings experiences.
The staff list with responsibilities
Miss Tracey Fynan (Head of Department)
Prior roles – Primary School Teacher, Youth Worker, Care Assistant and Qualified Dental Nurse
Miss Karen Watler (Health and Social Care Teacher)
Prior role – RGN
Key stage 3
Key stage 4
BTEC award in Health and Social Care
GCSE Health and Social Care
Level 1 Childcare
Key Stage 5
AS/A2 health and social care
Level 2 and 3 Childcare and Education
EXTRA CURRICULAR ACTIVITIES
Potential Key Stage 4 visits
- Visit to the Gym
- Two weeks work experience within the health and social care sector
- Visits to the local care and rest homes
- Aim higher days held at Southampton University – school of nursing and midwifery
Key stage 5 visits
- University open days
Miss T Fynan (Head of Department)