Gaining work experience within Wrightington, Wigan & Leigh NHS Foundation Trust has been a valuable addition for ambitious Molly's university applications.
Our established Centre of Excellence is focused on raising aspirations in Health & Social Care and delivers courses up to degree level including apprenticeships for careers in;
Many of our students progress onto University, an apprenticeship or employment in their chosen career and with achievement at 3.8% above the national average for the last 3 years your career in Health & Social Care starts here.
In partnership with Wrightington, Wigan & Leigh NHS Foundation Trust, we deliver a unique
Pre-Degree Nursing Programme providing a tailored programme for aspiring nurses.
Expert tutors with professional experience in the health care industry ensures that they deliver the most relevant learning for your career.
The health sector offers a diverse range of careers.
According to Health Education England, health workers are in high demand, in particular nurses, therapists, midwives and paramedics. The NHS needs to recruit 190,000 more staff by 2027 to meet the demands of a growing and ageing population.
Starting salaries for paramedics and nurses range from £22,000 to £29,000.With experience and seniority, salaries rise from £31,000 to £69,000.
Our students progress onto University, an apprenticeship or employment in their chosen career.
Read about our Alumni Success and Achievements below...
Our expert tutors are time served experts in their industry and hold the highest qualifications in their field. They have worked in the careers we are training students for and engage in continued professional development to stay ahead.
Meet some of our care professional tutors in the expert tutor profiles.
Our students have access to real working environments and move into their chosen field with practical experience in live settings including a specialist Clinical Skills Centre, offering clinical simulations which mirror hospital settings.
Browse our facilities gallery to find out more.
Our students engage with leading companies providing excellent opportunities to deliver work in industry, read more about projects in the last few years here...
Former Harper Green High School student Caitlin, chose the A Level Professional Honours Health Professional Pathway to help her achieve her ambition to become a Paediatric Nurse.
Emily achieved the highest grades possible on her Level 3 Extended Diploma in Health & Social Care and is now embarking on a career as a midwife.
Scholarship winner Liam, achieved the highest grade possible, Distinction*, Distinction*, Distinction* and is now well on his way to achieving his dream career as a Paramedic.
Our Centre of Excellence offers exceptionally talented students a Scholarship worth up to £2,000*.
The scholarship is designed to help students reach their full potential. Students can use the fund towards the cost of equipment and travel.
Details on how to apply for the Scholarship will be available at your College interview.