Allied Health Professionals (AHPs)
Allied Health Professionals (AHPs) provide frontline healthcare and treatment to help rehabilitate patients who are ill, have disabilities or have special needs, to live life as fully as possible.
Through adopting an holistic approach to healthcare, AHPs are able to help manage patients’ care throughout the life course from birth to palliative care. Their focus is on prevention and improvement of health and wellbeing to maximise the potential for individuals to live full and active lives within their family circles, social networks, education/training and the workplace.
There are 14 different professions within the AHP sector. CUH currently employs people within 11 of these specialties.
- Art Therapist
- Music Therapist
- Occupational Therapist
- Operating Department Practitioner (ODP)
- Chiropody & Podiatrist
- Radiographers – Diagnostic
- Radiographer – Therapeutic
- Speech & Language Therapist
*Currently not employed with CUH
Health Careers Website – AHP Careers Advice
NHS England – The role of an AHP
Current AHP Vacancies
AHP Apprenticeship VacanciesOperating Department Practitioners (ODP’s) are registered health care professionals who have an integral role in the provision of safe, holistic perioperative care. Are you an aspiring ODP? Are you a college leaver pursuing ODP training, or seeking a change in career pathway? With no upper age limits, for our apprentices, this post is open to anyone aged over 18 years.
Saturday 21st May 2022
Nursing, midwifery and healthcare support worker virtual open dayDetails