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What can I do with my degree in medicine? Medicine is a vocational degree, which allows you to develop the practical and clinical capabilities specific to medicine, as well as the professional and personal attributes that are necessary to be a doctor...

What can I do with my degree in medicine?

Job options. Healthcare, School of. Healthcare, School of Key measures: Positive Outcomes: 98%, Graduate prospects: 98.4%, Graduate employment: 100% Graduate destinations:

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What can I do with a health studies degree? A health studies degree covers a broad range of healthcare issues allowing for careers in social care, leisure, education and health promotion and management...

What can I do with a health studies degree?

Job options Jobs directly related to your degree include: Jobs where your degree would be useful include: Remember that many employers accept applications from graduates with any degree subject, so don't restrict your thinking to the jobs listed here. Work experience. Medicine/nursing degree career options. Whether you have decided that hands-on nursing isn’t for you, or that you don’t want to be stuck in medicine training for years on end, there are a number of possible routes.

Medicine/nursing degree career options

This guide should help you think about the skills you have, the jobs they can be applied to, and the options available. Some of the skills you should have acquired include: adaptability and flexibility analytical skills problem solving skills providing person-centred care risk management skills teamworking skills verbal and non-verbal communication skills.

All that attention to detail and personal care means that medicine and nursing students would be ideal for roles with bespoke package providers. This could be in anything from tailoring, to tailor-made holidays. Other suitable roles include: If none of these are quite your thing, then there are still plenty of other options. Jo Brand Arthur Conan Doyle Abi Titmuss Harry Hill Che Guevara Find out more about careers that suit you using our career planning tool. Health Careers. Explore your career options - Skills & careers. Work experience in the NHS guide (teachers and careers advisers) British Medical Association. Medical Student During your time as a Medical Student it's vital that you are well prepared and able to make the most of this formative period, as it will influence the path you take in your medical career.

British Medical Association

We have all the tools you need to help you through this important time and prepare you for Foundation Training. Select the need states relevant to you to find out how BMA Careers can support you. Foundation training The transition from being a medical student to becoming a newly qualified doctor can be daunting. Get Into Medicine With The Medic Portal. Careers in medicine. Becoming a doctor isn’t an easy option – it takes years of study and hard work.

Careers in medicine

Medicine offers the opportunity to improve people’s health and ultimately save lives. As well as being interested in working with people you’ll need strong ability in science subjects including chemistry and biology. Whether you're considering applying for medical school, or you’re a qualified doctor in foundation or specialist training, this website has all the information you need to help you take your next step. Your career as a doctor If you have a passion for improving people’s lives and the determination to reach the highest standards, there's a wide range of career opportunities open to you.

You’ll be part of a team of professional medical and non-medical staff delivering care to the highest standards as part of a modern healthcare service. Although some medical roles can involve working 9-5, evening and weekend work isn’t unusual. Training Find out more at the links below: Doctors Jobs, Hospital Jobs, GP, NHS Jobs & Courses - BMJ Careers. The International Medical Journal for Students. BMA - Home. The Foundation Programme - Homepage. Careers in the allied health professions. The Chartered Society of Physiotherapy. Society of Radiographers. Physician associate. Physician associates support doctors in the diagnosis and management of patients.

Physician associate

As a physician associate, you might work in a GP surgery or be based in a hospital, but wherever you work, you'll have direct contact with patients. You’ll be a graduate who has undertaken post-graduate training and you'll work under the direct supervision of a doctor. You’ll be trained to perform a number of day-to-day tasks including: taking medical historiesperforming examinationsdiagnosing illnessesanalysing test resultsdeveloping management plans. Want to learn more? Pay and conditions Expand / Collapse Most jobs in the NHS are covered by the Agenda for Change (AfC) pay scales which cover all staff except doctors, dentists and the most senior managers.

Faculty of Physician Associates. Students NHS Business Services Authority. Work the World. Work the World provides healthcare students with safe, structured, individually-tailored hospital placements in Africa, Asia and South America.

Work the World

In 2013, over 1,400 students from 250 universities around the world put their placement hopes in our hands, quoting the diversity and flexibility we offer as well as our strong reputation and expertise in the field as the main reasons for their choice. There are opportunities for medical, nursing, midwifery, dentistry, physiotherapy, pharmacy & radiography students to join us for periods of 2 weeks to 6 months, working in public and private hospitals. Depending on your destination and discipline, we also offer the opportunity to live and work in a rural community, study traditional medicine or join an outreach project. Of course an overseas trip is about more than just your placement. If you want the security of a well-organised, well-structured placement with none of the hassle, then get in touch.

Leeds University Library /All Locations. Overview of the healthcare sector in the UK. If you are interested in caring for sick people, improving people's lives or playing a part in the next medical breakthrough, there are plenty of opportunities to consider in the healthcare sector What areas of healthcare can I work in?

Overview of the healthcare sector in the UK

Employment opportunities can be grouped into: allied health (e.g. physiotherapy, radiography, occupational therapy); ambulance service; complementary therapies; dentistry; healthcare science (e.g. clinical engineering, biomedical science, pathology); health informatics; health promotion; healthcare administration and management; medicine (doctors, surgeons, GPs); medical equipment sales; pharmacy; psychological therapies; medical research; midwifery; nursing; nutrition and diet; optometry and opticians. Leeds University Library /All Locations. Department of Health. Find services.