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17/07/19

We have a record number of 'word millionaires' in our programme this year! Today we celebrated by throwing them a tea party with Headteacher, Mr Garner and Head of English, Mr Clifton. Keep up the great reading! https://t.co/CY7n7sHxsh

17/07/19

*NEWSFLASH* The cast list for our school production of Legally Blonde the Musical will be revealed after school today in the drama courtyard! Keep an eye on our website for updates:- https://t.co/k8xp7n60b3 https://t.co/g2ZVqWEOwO

16/07/19

Well done to all of our Year 7 & 10 'Book Buddies' who are currently being rewarded with pizza in the LRC! https://t.co/I6r5m6repb

15/07/19

Retweeted From Kirsty Sandiford

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15/07/19

Retweeted From de Stafford DofE

We look forward to welcoming parents and carers tonight to celebrate the achievements of this years ⁦⁦⁩ Bronze DofE students! Please attend The de Stafford suite in The Jenkins Centre for a 6pm start! https://t.co/GokT9ToOGq

12/07/19

Retweeted From de Stafford PE

Well done to all students who took part in Sports Day today! A fantastic effort by all and excellent sportsmanship on display! 👏🏻 Congratulations to the winning SAMs: 7PHA 8ABE 9KBA 10JHE 🏆🏆🏆🏆🎽🏃🏻‍♀️🏃🏽‍♂️

12/07/19

Retweeted From de Stafford PE

Bailey in Y9 entertaining the crowds on the track during Sports Day! 🎵🎶👏🏻 https://t.co/hGOhbosSwk

12/07/19

Retweeted From de Stafford PE

The Y9 boys ⁦⁩ Sports Day Javelin winner Sam. M!! 🥇🥇🥇 👏🏻 https://t.co/iB3cSgcFcg

11/07/19

Hi , thank you for your query. Students will remain in their PE kit all day.

11/07/19

It's tomorrow! Students are reminded to wear your full PE kit to school and don't forget to bring a hat, sunscreen, water bottle and lots of positive energy for your SAM group! https://t.co/ILlTePrMvH

10/07/19

A reminder for our parents/carers that the school will close at 1:40pm on the last day of term (Friday 19 July) https://t.co/D5wRz80Yqk

10/07/19

Congratulations to Year 9 student, Katie, for her winning entry in the Young Photographer Competition (Intermediate). https://t.co/3v1q5siNnm

08/07/19

Thank you for your support!

05/07/19

Thank you so much for supporting the event; great to see former student, Charlie, again!

05/07/19

Thank you so much for supporting today's event!

05/07/19

Thank you so much for supporting today's event!

05/07/19

Thank you so much for supporting the event!

05/07/19

Retweeted From Coast to Capital

Today the team are at School in Caterham for the Fair 🏫 A great day ahead for to engage with future employers... all complete with a helicopter and bus! https://t.co/QrFngeNHmo

05/07/19

Thank you so much for supporting the event!

Health and Social Care

Head of Department: Geraldine Callanan
Email: geraldine.callanan@destafford.org.uk  

The BTEC Level 1 / Level 2 Tech Award in Health and Social Care allows learners to acquire knowledge, understanding and technical skills through vocational contexts as part of their Key Stage 4 learning.  The Level 2 qualification will allow students to consider progression to:

  • A Levels as preparation for entry into higher education in a range of subjects
  • Study a vocational qualification at Level 3 such as BTEC National in Health and Social Care which prepares learners for apprenticeship, employment or higher education

Component 1: Human Lifespan Development

This component allows learners to study how people grow and develop over the course of their life, from infancy to old age. Learners will investigate how individuals deal with life events.

Component 2: Health and Social Care Services

Learners will study and explore health and social care services and how they meet the needs of real service users.  They also develop skills in applying core values.

Component 3:  Health and Well-being

Learners will study the factors that affect health and well-being, learning about physiological and lifestyle indicators and how to design a health and well-being improvement plan.

Components 1 and 2: Internal assessment 60% of total qualification

Component 3: External assessment 40% of total qualification

Year 9

  • The stages and patterns of human growth and development
  • Factors affecting growth and development
  • Different types of life events
  • Coping with change caused by life events

Year 10

  • Different health and social care services and how they meet service user needs
  • Barriers to accessing services
  • Core values key to the delivery of effective health and social care services

Year 11

Factors affecting health and well-being including:

  • Physiological indicators
  • Lifestyle indicators
  • Health and well-being improvement plans
  • Obstacles to implementing plans