The Role of the Health and Social Care Worker


Price is per online user of this course. UK buyers pay £36 including VAT.

This course aims to provide learners with an increased understanding of the nature of working relationships within health and social care, as well as raise awareness of the importance of working in ways that are agreed with the employer and working in partnerships with others.

On completion of this course learners will be able to:

  • -Define working relationships in health and social care
  • -Describe how to work in ways that are agreed with your employer
  • -Describe how to work in partnership with others

See below for further information.

Sold By: Virtual College


The content of this course has been mapped to the underpinning knowledge within the following units on the Qualifications and Credit Framework (QCF):

The Role of the Health and Social Care Worker

This unit is a mandatory unit within the following qualifications:
Level 3 Diploma in Health and Social Care (Adults) for England

Lesson Plan

Areas covered include:

  • Welcome and Learning Objectives
  • Introduction
  • Understanding Working Relationships in Health and Social Care
  • Be Able To Work in Ways That Are Agreed With The Employer
  • Be Able To Work In Partnership With Others


The content of this course has been independently certified as conforming to universally accepted Continuous Professional Development (CPD) guidelines.


On completion of this course you will be able to download a certificate of completion.


Approximately 1 – 2 hours. The length of time taken depends entirely on how quickly you can study and absorb the material. You can proceed as quickly or slowly as you like.

Target Audience

This module is targeted primarily at those who are interested in or new to working in social care settings and need to learn more about the role of a health and social care worker, this includes, Home Support Workers, Day Care Assistants, Residential Care Staff, Personal Assistants and Informal Carers.

Entry Requirements

There are no specific entry requirements for this course.

Student Testimonials

“Very easy to understand and follow.” – VC

I needed this module to get more knowledge of how to be when working in a Social care environment. I gained more understanding from this course.”  – MB


10 to 49 users – 10% discount

50 to 99 users – 20% discount

100 to 249 users – 33% discount

250 to 499 users – 50% discount

500 to 999 users – 60% discount

1000 to 1999 users – 75% discount

2000+ users – 80% discount

To find out about discounts on mixed course purchases please phone a customer advisor on 0844 854 9218.

Discounts are calculated during the checkout process.

Payment Options

The most straight forward method of payment is to select the number of users you require and add the product to your shopping cart by selecting Add to Cart. You will then be able to make payment using most credit and debit cards or a Paypal account. If you would like to pay by BACs transfer or by invoice please contact a customer advisor on 0844 854 9218 or email [email protected]

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