Great designs #creativity https://t.co/NU2YkCn3GM
10th May 2021
For Parents and Carers
Type of subject: Vocational
Exam board: OCR
Examples of topics studied:
Students will learn about health; the factors that can affect health; and how to improve people’s lifestyles. Students examine why people need care services (ill health, sports injury, pregnancy); what services are available to them; and the roles of professionals who work in health and care services. The growth and development of children from birth to 5 years old and how to make a nursery safe and secure.
How is the course assessed?
If you pass this course you could achieve: Level 2: Pass, Merit, Distinction, Distinction* equivalent of the new 4-9 grades
The projects included in the course are designed to appeal to both male and female students. The skills gained include logical problem-solving, communication, evaluation, investigation, organisation and time management; all of which are useful and beneficial to any future profession.
This is a good subject to choose if you want a career within the health and social care sector, for example working as a registered nurse, paramedic, social worker, health visitor, teacher, youth offending officer, doctor, military and mental health nursing, research and healthcare policy making, nursery assistant, midwife, support practitioner, physiotherapist or speech and/or language therapist.
Who should I talk to if I want to ask about this subject?
Mrs D Hartley SO4
Morrisons has launched the Morrisons Little Library in its stores across the UK. Customers can take in unwanted books to donate & all children, teenagers & parents can pick up a book for free. @Morrisons #WORDS #LawnswoodLovesReading #readingforpleasure #communication https://t.co/y9KtYZS9tp
10th May 2021
Mrs South's Saturday Book Club: Hetty is a tiny baby when she’s left at the Foundling Hospital. She lives with a foster family until she’s old enough to go to school. Read 'Hetty Feather' by Jacqueline Wilson #LawnswoodLovesReading #WORDS #readingforpleasure #communication https://t.co/P41oUJYS4z
8th May 2021
The University of Leeds has launched a new online hub for students in Years 7 – 13. Packed with pre-recorded talks, student blogs & study skills resources, it is designed to encourage students to think about university. #FOYF #curiosity https://t.co/vekFfPbVyL https://t.co/OKrFE2fdP1
7th May 2021
Author of the week, A.M. Dassu, is sharing her book 'Boy, Everywhere' for you to read for FREE! It’s all about Sami’s journey across countries & continents to the UK to escape the war in Syria. #LawnswoodLovesReading #WORDS #communication https://t.co/NKZNz43jUc https://t.co/zLMVKEPu8F
7th May 2021