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Health & Social Care

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.

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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.

View the latest Labour Market Information by sector to see the average salary and projected job growth for your dream career!

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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

Careers in Health & Social Care

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Employers we work with

  • James Cook
  • North Tees
  • Thirteen Group
  • Teesside Hospice
  • Priory Woods
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