New Zealand Certificate in Health and Wellbeing (Social and Community Services)

Whitireia Community Polytechnic

Subject area

Community Client Care

Qualification

Check out Fees Free to see whether you are eligible for a year of fees-free study or two years industry training. Contact your provider to confirm your study options meet the criteria.

Entry requirements

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About the course

What can I expect out of this qualification?

The purpose of this qualification is to provide organisations within the health and wellbeing sectors with graduates who have the skills, knowledge and behaviours required to work alongside people, family and/or whānau accessing social and community services, under broad guidance.

This is an entry level qualification designed for people already working in, or those who intend to develop a career supporting the health and wellbeing of people, family and/or whānau and the wider community.

This qualification is not associated with professional registration or a clinical scope of practice.

What graduates earn

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

$22,465

Median earnings one year after study

$24,718

Median earnings two years after study

$34,946

Median earnings five years after study

Status one year after study

Employment rate two years after study

27%

Employment rate two years after study

Scholarship information

Examples of related scholarships

Ian Campbell Scholarship

Provided by:

Wellington Paraplegic and Physically Disabled Trust - Secretary

Website:

http://www.wppdt.org/

Value:

Determined annually by the Trustees

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Canterbury Region 'Pop Black Memorial Scholarship' Fund

Provided by:

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

Website:

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

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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: (04) 237 3100
Fax: (04) 237 3101
Email: info@whitireia.ac.nz
Web: http://www.whitireia.ac.nz

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

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