More Resources

You have seen a snapshot across the health sector by looking at the career frameworks for health. There are over 300 job roles in the health sector. The career frameworks illustrate some of the roles across the 9 levels from entry to very senior members of staff who have responsibility for the development and delivery of a service. To find out further information on the sector and details on opportunities across the UK, link to the various resources named below.

Further Information and Links
Skills for Health has information on:
  • Apprenticeships
  • Career Frameworks
  • Employability
  • Independent Sector
  • Language, Literacy and Numeracy
  • Voluntary and Community Sectors
  • Careers Information and Advice
  • Competences
  • Funding Routes
  • Labour Market Intelligence
  • Qualifications

Follow the links from - www.skillsforhealth.org.uk

Skills Academy for Health - www.skillsacademyforhealth.org.uk

UK
 
Health Informatics - for information on the health informatics career framework www.hicf.org.uk
PHORCaST Public Health online Resources for Careers, Skills and Training www.phorcast.org.uk
England, Scotland and Wales
 
Jobcentre Plus www.direct.gov.uk/en/Employment/Jobseekers/index.htm
England
 
Department of Health www.dh.gov.uk
Health Learning and Skills Advice line - for advice and guidance for those
considering a career in the health sector or for those already working
in health - 08000 150 850
https://nextstep.direct.gov.uk/HLAS/Pages/default.aspx
NHS Careers www.nhscareers.nhs.uk
NHS Jobs www.jobs.nhs.uk
Nursing Careers http://nursing.nhscareers.nhs.uk/
What can I do with my degree? www.whatcanidowithmydegree.nhs.uk
Step into the NHS www.stepintothenhs.nhs.uk
Careers information for young people http://www.direct.gov.uk/en/YoungPeople/Workandcareers/index.htm
Careers information for adults http://www.direct.gov.uk/en/EducationAndLearning/AdultLearning/GetLearning/DG_072072
Apprenticeships www.apprenticeships.org.uk
Northern Ireland
Health and Social Care in Northern Ireland www.hscni.net
Health and Social Care jobs in Northern Ireland www.hscrecruit.com/
Department of Health, Social Services and Public Safety
- information on health and social care careers in Northern Ireland
www.dhsspsni.gov.uk/ahp_careers
Careers Service Northern Ireland www.careersserviceni.com/Cultures/en-GB/CareerService/
Educational Guidance Service for Adults (EGSA) www.egsa.org.uk
Apprenticeships which one works for you? www.delni.gov.uk/apprenticeshipsni
Scotland
 
NHS Scotland web information www.show.scot.nhs.uk/
NHS Scotland recruitment www.jobs.scot.nhs.uk/
Careers and opportunities in NHS Scotland http://nhsrecruitment.scotland.gov.uk/
Skills Development Scotland for careers advice www.skillsdevelopmentscotland.co.uk
My world of work myworldofwork.skillsdevelopmentscotland.co.uk
MappIt: apprenticeships in Scotland www.mappit.org.uk
Wales
 
NHS Wales information services www.wales.nhs.uk
NHS Careers in Wales www.nhswalescareers.com
NHS Jobs www.jobs.nhs.uk
Careers Wales including information on apprenticeships www.careerswales.com