From the NHS to residential and nursing homes or humanitarian aid for non-profit organisations, there are a range of diverse and rewarding careers in health and care.
Health & Social Care
Grow your career in Health & Social Care
If you are a caring, compassionate person who wants to make a difference to people’s lives then let us look after your training!
Whilst studying at Middlesbrough College, you’ll have access to a realistic health ward and you will learn the skills you need to work in the Health and Care sector. You’ll also be expected to complete valuable work placements in order to improve your employability and give your CV the competitive edge. On work placements you may find yourself in a hospital, a rehabilitation centre, a care home or even a day centre.
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Why study with us?
Courses are delivered by experienced health and social care professionals from a variety of backgrounds giving you real life experiences and expertise
Students will work in a realistic health ward as part of their studies within the College. This fantastic facility allows students to learn best practice in a work-based environment, including hygiene
Middlesbrough College has great employer links, allowing students to secure placements in a range of health and care settings
During placement, students may find themselves in a hospital, a rehabilitation centre, a care home or even a day centre
Following completion of their course, students will be prepped with the knowledge and experience to apply for university degree courses including social care, mental health nursing and diagnostics radiotherapy
Health & Social Care success stories
The staff at the College also have plenty of health industry experience, for example in nursing. They could use their own skills and experience to help us develop and build our own confidence.
My favourite thing about studying here is getting the opportunity to learn new things and applying them to real life through my placements and volunteering.
I have fond memories of studying with Middlesbrough College; it was a stepping-stone to where I am now in my career.
I have gained valuable industry knowledge which has given me an advantage and will set me up for any jobs I apply to in the future.
The teaching staff have your best interests at heart and they will constantly go above and beyond to help you achieve your goals.