Health & Social Care

There are around 4 million people employed in the Health and Social Care sector in the UK. If you are caring and approachable, have good verbal and communication skills, have a passion for helping others and remain calm under pressure then you will have a healthy future in this sector.


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Our health & social care programmes

Join one of our health & social care courses to nurture a fulfilling career in this sector. 

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What jobs can you do in health & social care?

Jobs in this sector are challenging and demanding but they are also rewarding and satisfying.

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Our health & social care students get the best experience

Find out about the exciting activities our health and social care students take part in whilst studying at New College Durham.

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Meet our students

Our health and social care students have gone on to do great things.

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Meet our Apprentices

Our Apprentices have gone on to do great things.

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Our links with employers and industry

We have strong links with employers in the region