Health Careers, run by Health Education England, offers careers information and advice for those wanting to make a difference with a career in health through a range of channels including a website, helpline and a suite of careers literature and other resources. It also runs the Step into the NHS website and annual national schools competition.
Make a difference with a career in health!
Did you know there are around 350 roles to choose from in health?
Health Careers supports careers advisers, NHS organisations, schools and colleges with a range of resources and tools, such as a career mapper, videos, and a course finder to help you and your students with making crucial career choices.
Explore the roles in health to find out which career best matches your students’ skills, qualifications and interests.
Information for careers advisers and teachers
On the Health Careers website, you’ll find our careers advisers and teachers section which includes:
- teaching resources
- information on our schools competition for years 8 and 9
- our guide to work experience
- FAQs for teachers and careers advisers
- support for careers advisers working with doctors and medical students
You can also order copies of our literature by calling us on 0345 60 60 655, or you can download them from our website.
Don’t forget to register with the Health Careers website and sign up to the mailing lists to keep up to date with the latest career developments in health.