If you’re looking to advance your career or enter to the profession of Health and Social Care then an apprenticeship could provide you with the skills, experience and support you need to succeed.

Intermediate Apprenticeship

This Apprenticeship is ideal for people working in care roles and social care settings. This role will involve working in a service that works to promote independence, individuality and the rights and choices of service users.

Roles that may be suitable are Care Assistant, Personal Assistant, Relief Team Worker, Night Care Assistant or someone working in the community.

Candidates must be able to obtain a clear DBS check in order to pursue an apprenticeship.

You will achieve a Level 2 Diploma in Health and Social care (Adults).

You will cover a wide range of topics including:

  • Introduction to communication in health, social care or children’s and young people’s settings
  • Introduction to personal development in health, social care or children’s and young people’s settings
  • Introduction to equality and inclusion in health, social care or children’s and young people’s settings
  • Introduction to duty of care in health, social care or children’s and young people’s
  • Principles of safeguarding and protection in health and social care.

To gain this qualification Functional Skills Level 1 in English and Maths will also have to be achieved together with a Level 2 Award in Employment Responsibilities and Rights in Health, Social Care or Children and Young People’s Settings.

Advanced Apprenticeship

This Advanced Apprenticeship is ideal for Apprentices working in some lone worker roles, supervisory care roles in social care settings.
Roles may include Care Officer, Care Supervisor or Senior Care Worker.
Candidates must be able to obtain a clear DBS check in order to pursue a childcare apprenticeship.

You will achieve a Level 3 Diploma in Health and Social Care (Adults).

You will cover a wide range of topics including:

  • Promote communication in health, social care or children’s and young people’s settings
  • Engage in personal development in health, social care or children’s and young people’s settings
  • Promote equality and inclusion in health, social care or children’s and young people’s settings
  • The role of the health and social care worker
  • Principles of safeguarding and protection in health and social care.

To gain this qualification Functional Skills Level 2 in English and Maths will also have to be achieved together with a Level 2 award in Employment Responsibilities and Rights in Health, Social Care or Children and Young People’s Settings.

Higher Apprenticeship

This Apprenticeship is ideal for Adult’s Residential Managers, Adult’s Managers and Adult’s Advanced Practitioners in Adult Social Care.
Candidates must be able to obtain a clear DBS check in order to pursue a childcare apprenticeship.

You will achieve a Level 5 Diploma in Leadership for Health and Social care and Children’s and Young People’s Service.

You will cover a wide range of topics including:

  • Use and develop systems that promote communication
  • Promote professional development
  • Champion equality, diversity and inclusion
  • Develop health and safety and risk management policies procedures and practices in health and social care or children and young people’s settings
  • Working in partnership in health and social care or children and young people’s settings.

To find out more, phone (01733) 761361, email choices@citycollegepeterborough.ac.uk or fill in the form below.

If you’re currently working in a lone worker or supervisory care role in a social care setting, then you may be eligible to complete a Health and Social Care standalone qualification as oppose to an apprenticeship.

Get in touch with us today to find out more information: email choices@citycollegepeterborough.ac.uk or call 01733 761361


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