Scottish Borders Campus
The HNC in Social Services is a nationally recognised qualification for staff working within the social care sector. The course aims to provide students with underpinning knowledge, values and skills relevant to work in a range of social care settings, and to prepare them for a degree in Social Work. Students study a range of subjects, including Care in a Contemporary Society, Care Practice, Leadership Starts with Me, and Health, Wellbeing and Safeguarding. Also included in this award are 3 SVQ Care Level 3 mandatory units.
2 Highers preferably including English; or Foundation Apprenticeship Social Services and Health Care or Social Services (Children and Young People). Entry subject to interview.
You will require a satisfactory criminal record check from Disclosure Scotland to show that you are suitable for this type of course. Contact Disclosure Scotland for details on the type you would need.
Part time (day)
Child, Health and Social Care