If you are interested in a career in the allied health industry, this programme provides exclusive placements with high-profile employers including the NHS, masterclasses with true industry experts and a clinical ward reflecting a realistic work environment.

There's also an exciting opportunity to attend an annual Healthcare Sciences Skills Show and Behind Bars Conference. To add value to your CV and personal statement, there will be plenty of enrichment initiatives with local and national organisations to get involved in such as Dementia Care, Marie Curie and Children in Need.

Combining two traditional A level subjects with a practical health and social care qualification, you will cover a broad range of topics from exploring the work of influential psychologists, social influence and memory to socialisation, cultural identity and human lifespan development.

Programme components:

  • Level 3 BTEC Subsidiary Diploma in Health and Social Care
  • A level Psychology
  • A level Sociology

Popular Careers:

  • Dietitian
  • Social Worker
  • Health Care Practitioner
  • Paramedic
  • Occupational Therapist

Why study a Professional Skills Programme with us?

Exclusive Programmes

Choose from three programmes, tailoring your studies to achieve your future ambitions.

Develop Extensive Skills

Study two A levels and one BTEC, combining academic knowledge, professional skills and experience.

Dedicated Support

Supportive learning experience with smaller class sizes, to stretch and maximise your potential.

Enhanced Learning

Work placements, industry guest speakers, inspirational trips and enrichment initiatives.

Progression Opportunities

Great progression onto a higher apprenticeship or university and ultimately, your dream career.


Develop valuable employability skills such as leadership, communication and teamworking.