Health and Social Care

Welcome to Health and Social Care

Health and Social Care teaches the students the main care values, all about being healthy mentally and physically and how people grow and change during different life stages.


Mrs L Wood – Teacher of Health and Social & Technology
Mrs A Fretwell – Teacher of Health and Social

Key Stage 4

Health and Social Care at Outwood Academy valley is following the Pearson BTEC Tech award, split over 2 years. The course comprises of 3 units:

Human Lifespan Development
Health and Social Care Services and Values
Health and Wellbeing

Health and Social Care is assessed in the following way:


If you would like further information about the topics, themes or assessment for this course please contact: Anna Blackburn

Enrichment Opportunities for Health and Social Care

Students are able to come back to Voc Ed Catch up every Wednesday evening, upstairs in Vision, where Miss Blackburn will be on hand to offer any support and guidance required.

Please see the current Academy Enrichment Programme Booklet for details of enrichment opportunities in this subject area.