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10/08/22

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Miss Theodorou

Really good thread if you’re still looking for some summer reads/to get back into reading!! 📚📚 https://t.co/pXyRMfZ2DD

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09/08/22

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ESJ Reading Race

Happy National Book Lovers Day! Relax and enjoy your favourite book! 📚 https://t.co/8fLD7IA6fU

08/08/22

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Vectare Essex

Planning for school in September? Full academic year passes for and Brentwood Schools on our Services 13 & 61 are now available for sale at: https://t.co/YPFg8N7ukz.

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29/07/22

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Nigel Ayriss

What an amazing trip for them all, massive thank you to https://t.co/3DfUGCLMYB

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28/07/22

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Sammy O'brien

Arrived at Nairobi airport after a 9 1/2 hour bus journey https://t.co/m3l3cAsVX5

28/07/22

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BMAT

📢 We're Hiring! (Epping) have a vacancy for an ADT Technician 📄 For a job description and application details, please visit our website https://t.co/qmGL3KEPaA

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26/07/22

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Sammy O'brien

Travel day back up to camp Tsavo for safari tomorrow🦒🐘🦓🐆🦛🦏 even managed to visit the Marungu primary school to see the kids! https://t.co/VdoYgvHSpW

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25/07/22

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Sammy O'brien

Morning snorkelling for us! The best R&R day of the trip! https://t.co/P8jH4xjenT

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24/07/22

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Ms F Clarke

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24/07/22

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Ms F Clarke

Ranking and deciding on the biggest threats to Sea Turtles 🐢 https://t.co/rmKfBdAZh2

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24/07/22

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Ms F Clarke

Now this is why we teach you to be sustainable! A morning of litter picking on one of the world’s most beautiful beaches and this is what we collected. Small changes can make a huge difference. https://t.co/SaVgWqLy8D

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21/07/22

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Ms F Clarke

When you don’t have wrapping paper, but you have a dry bag! Happy Birthday Lomby! https://t.co/PqBrtgnjIe

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21/07/22

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Sammy O'brien

Last day of project work for my They have been outstanding this trip. Cultural activities tomorrow followed by much needed R&R days at Diani campsite and cottages https://t.co/BFz82XmxEG

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20/07/22

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Sammy O'brien

Last day at Mumas house! https://t.co/z0eJYyOdhV

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19/07/22

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ESJ Reading Race

Happy Summer Everyone! Relax and enjoy your favourite book! 📚🌍 https://t.co/KSmwUFuE4b

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19/07/22

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Ms F Clarke

Nothing brings the North and South together like a party! https://t.co/k3DW6fpk8W

19/07/22

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The Johnson Family

Good Luck and thank you for your incredible support. Enjoy the summer first!

18/07/22

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ShoeSu

Thank you for being an amazing teacher. Both of my girls really enjoyed your classes. Good luck with whatever is next for you 😊

18/07/22

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Karen Davis

I was very shocked to hear that you were leaving. You'll be missed hugely , we wish you all the best for the future. James Davis and family.

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18/07/22

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Mr Benzid

Just want to take this opportunity to say goodbye to ESJ, thank you for an amazing 4 years… Thanks for all the lovely cards, messages and gifts from our wonderful staff, students and parents/carers! All the best for the future 👏🏾 It’s been a pleasure https://t.co/saTi150j4S

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Health and Social Care BTEC

What is Health and Social Care all about?

The course gives a broad overview of the Health and Care sector covering all age groups from birth to caring for the elderly.

The course is the equivalent of 1,2 or 3 A levels depending on the number of optional units taken. Work experience in various settings will be provided.

Course Content

The course will be offered as a 1, 2 or 3 A level equivalent—Extended Certificate, Diploma or Extended diploma. More units will be taken for the larger courses.

First Year Course Content

Unit 1—Human Lifespan Development

This compulsory unit will develop your knowledge and understanding of patterns of human growth and development. Physical, intellectual, emotional and social development are studied in all age groups. The course also covers theories and models to interpret behaviour throughout the lifespan of a person.

Unit 2—Working in Health and Social Care

This compulsory unit will help you understand what it is like to work in the health and social care sector. You will look at the roles and responsibilities within the   sector such as midwives, social workers, care workers and doctors. People with specific needs such as learning disabilities are also studied.

Second Year Course Content

Unit 5 - Meeting Individual Care and Support Needs

This course is about being able to provide the correct care for a person when and where it is needed.  It looks at how agencies must work together to produce the best care and also the need for preventing discrimination. The skills and personal qualities of the care giver are also examined.

Optional units— examples include:-

  • Sociological perspectives
  • Psychological perspectives
  • Work Experience in the Health and Social Sector
  • Supporting Individuals with Additional Needs
  • Promoting Public Health
  • Working with dementia patients

Assessment Criteria

Units 1 and 2 are assessed by written examinations.

Unit 5 and any optional units taken are examined by assessed coursework.

Students can achieve a pass, merit or distintion grade.

Future careers linked to this subject:

  • Midwife/nurse/health visitor
  • Early years teacher
  • Occupational therapist/physiotherapist
  • Social worker
  • Paramedic

Entry Requirements

Grade 5 in English, Maths and Science

Examination Board

BTEC Level 3 Examination in Health and Social Care

Teacher to Contact:

Mrs S Marshall

 

 

 

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