For a challenging yet rewarding career, the Early Years Education, Health & Social Care and Teaching sectors will provide you with an exciting, vibrant and forward-looking future. If you’re an aspiring teacher, early years educator, social worker or healthcare professional then this is the ideal pathway for you.
Our teaching staff have a strong vocational background in education, social work, health and social care. They bring their real-life experiences into the classroom to help you learn. Students will undertake work experience in relevant and engaging placements to develop practical skills and put theory into practice.
This, combined with our good relationships with many local and regional establishments, guarantee that you’re in the best place to find future employment. There are a variety of different routes, ranging from levels 1–5, to suit all previous experience and qualifications.
My experience with the teaching and support was really well, as I’m dyslexic, they helped me a lot and I’ve achieved good grades, so I’m really pleased.Thomas McCann, A Level student
My experience at South Downs was great, it’s very different to school, and I think it’s a good step to going to University. The support was amazing, I loved all of my teachers, they helped me through everything. The College is friendly and you will succeed.Heidi Adamson Brattland, A Level student
You take control of your own learning…they (South Downs College) were really helpful and always willing to do anything and go that extra step to help me get my grades.Scarlette Tiller, A Level student