Bishop Grosseteste University

Health and Social Care Practitioner - GRANTHAM Bishop Grosseteste University Degree level: Undergraduate


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Course summary

TEF Gold

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If you have an interest in working with adults in a care or residential setting and want to develop to a higher level to enhance your career opportunities, or progress to an undergraduate degree, the Foundation Degree in Health and Social Care Practitioner, offered in partnership with Bishop Grosseteste University, will equip you with the knowledge, understanding and practical skills to enable you to meet your personal and professional aspirations.

Course details

Qualified teacher status (QTS)

To work as a teacher at a state school in England or Wales, you will need to achieve qualified teacher status (QTS). This is offered on this course for the following level:

  • Course does not award QTS

How to apply

Application deadlines

If your application is completed by the following date, it’s guaranteed to be considered:

15 January

*If you apply after this deadline, universities or colleges don’t have to consider your application if they’ve filled their spaces, so the sooner you apply, the better!

Application codes

You will need these codes when you add a choice to your application.

Course code G582
Institution code B38
Campus name Grantham College
Campus code G

This course may be available at alternative locations, please check if other course options are available

Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Year 1

Entry requirements

Qualification requirements

Qualification Offer Further information

A minimum of one year’s practical experience in an employed or voluntary capacity with a written statement of support from the head teacher/manager. Candidates should ideally hold a Diploma, NVQ or Access to HE qualification and a minimum of a Level 2 in English and maths although other qualifications will be considered and enthusiasm and experience are essential. Candidates should also hold or be willing to apply for a Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) certificate. Applicants must have access to a voluntary or paid role in a relevant setting for at least 12 hours a week throughout the course and have written support from the setting.

Please click the following link to find out more about qualification requirements for this course

Fees and funding

Tuition fees

EU £6,935 Year 1
England £6,935 Year 1
Northern Ireland £6,935 Year 1
Scotland £6,935 Year 1
Wales £6,935 Year 1

Additional fee information

No additional fees or cost information has been supplied for this course, please contact the provider directly.

Provider information

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Bishop Grosseteste University

Clearing contact details


01522 583698

Fax: 01522 530243

Course contact details

Grantham College

0800 052 1577