Health and Social Care


Health and Social Care

Mrs E Rodger - Subject Leader

Health and Social Care Curriculum

This is a vocational qualification that runs in Year 10 and Year 11 currently.

The course provides basic knowledge, skills and understanding which can be utilised in a care setting or as the basis for further education or training. The work completed relates to health, social care and early years care settings.

Students will study different types of care services and the range of care practitioners who provide these services. Units of work relating to service users’ rights, effective communication, first aid and understanding body systems are studied over the two year period.

Students complete three pieces of controlled assessment and a terminal exam.

To find out more about the curriculum Siddal Moor delivers, please contact the school and ask to speak to the Assistant Headteacher - Curriculum.

Examination Course

Subject Title:Board:Subject Code:Qualification:Course DetailsCourse Specification
Health and Social CareOCRJ811Level 2 CertLink to Course Details Link to Course Specification


Key Stage 4 (Year 10 and 11) Health and Social Care Curriculum Overview

Autumn - Year 10

  • Communication

Spring - Year 10

  • First Aid
  • Assessment

Summer - Year 10

  • Lifestages
  • Mop Up and Nursery Visits
Autumn - Year 11

  • Lifestages
  • Care values - exam unit
Spring - Year 11

  • Revision for exam unit (Sit exam in Jan 2020)
  • Completion of units
  • Revision and completion of all units

Summer - Year 11

  • Revision and completion of all units
  • Revision for exam unit resits