New Zealand Certificate in Health and Wellbeing (Advanced Support)

Ignite Colleges

Subject area

Community Client Care

Qualification

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Entry requirements

Entry requirements

Employees and volunteers may be required to undergo ongoing checks to ensure they are a fit and proper person to provide support in the health and wellbeing sectors.

Applicants for this qualification will need to provide evidence of the following:

New Zealand Certificate in Health and Wellbeing (Level 3) [Ref: 2470] in Health Assistance or Support Work strand

OR

An equivalent qualification or experience in the health and wellbeing sectors.

About the course

What can I expect out of this qualification?

The purpose of this qualification is to recognise the skills and knowledge required to provide advanced person-centred support to a person with complex needs, and their family/whānau.

This qualification is targeted at individuals who have some experience in a health or wellbeing setting and are looking to gain additional knowledge and skills required to provide advanced person-centred support to a person with complex needs and to take a leadership role in the workplace.

The graduates will benefit by gaining recognition of transferable skills and knowledge valued across the health and wellbeing sectors and the specific skills and knowledge required to perform a role within these sectors.

The community will benefit through the provision of high quality health and wellbeing services by individuals who are trained to support people, their family/whānau, and the wider community.

Graduates will be capable of working under broad guidance and may have some responsibility for the performance of others.

What graduates earn

Graduates who studied Human Welfare Studies and Services at this level can earn:

$24,000

Median earnings one year after study

$28,000

Median earnings two years after study

$40,000

Median earnings five years after study

Status one year after study

Employment rate two years after study

30%

Employment rate two years after study

Scholarship information

Examples of related scholarships

Florence Nightingale Memorial Fund Grants

Provided by:

NZ Nurses Organisation (Inc) National Office - Scholarships & Grants

Website:

http://www.nzno.org.nz/support/scholarships

Value:

Up to $800

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Diabetes Nurses Professional Development Grant

Provided by:

NZ Nurses Organisation (Inc) National Office - The Administrator

Website:

http://www.nzno.org.nz

Value:

Refer to 'Additional Information.'

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This information comes from Generosity New Zealand. For more scholarships, search their givME database (formerly called BreakOut) via your college, university or local library website.

Contact details

Main Campus Office

Phone: (09) 2690570
Fax: (09) 2682550
Email: nimi.kaur@ignitecolleges.ac.nz
Web: http://www.ignitecolleges.ac.nz

Please contact the provider for details of where this qualification is offered.

The MyQ data is compiled by the Tertiary Education Commission based on responses to the MyQ survey provided by recent graduates of this qualification.

NZQA supplies all other information based on material from the provider.

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