Resources & Videos
Sustainable Transformation Partnership – It’s all coming together: information on job roles within the NHS
Course finder tool – Health Careers – use this link to find a course that suits you.
HCPC – The Health and Care Professions Council (HCPC) protect the public by regulating 15 health and care professions. To do this they set standards for professionals’ education and training and practice, keep a register of professionals (known as ‘registrants’), who meet their standards, and take action if professionals on the Register do not meet their standards:
NHS values for healthcare e-tool -Try the NHS ‘Values for healthcare’ challenge e-tool which has been developed for anyone who is thinking of applying for a support role [Bands 1-4] in the NHS in order that they can assess how well their values match the 6 NHS Constitution Values. The e-tool, which also aims to raise awareness of Bands 1-4 roles, can be accessed by a computer, tablet and mobile. Any one of the 4 support worker job roles featured in the Values for healthcare challenge can be chosen even if it doesn’t match the type of job role you are aiming for or thinking about. Find out whether you have what it takes to work in the NHS by going to NHS Values Tool . On completion, you will receive your results and feedback by email which you can then download. It is up to you whether you share your results with anyone. The link to ‘Values for healthcare’ is also available on NHS Jobs
Step into the NHS – Take the quiz. This is designed to help you find a career that may be suited to you. Step into the NHS is an interactive website which gives a great introduction to the NHS and the careers available in the industry.
For Schools – This link is for teachers and provides resources for the different key stages Step into the NHS – For Schools
Ambulance Service – If you are thinking of a career in the ambulance service there is lots of information on the East Anglian Ambulance website
You may find the following videos useful:
Nursing, Midwifery or Healthcare Support Worker – Find out more:
- Careers at CUH – Healthcare Support Worker
- Careers at CUH – Nursing & Midwifery
- Careers at CUH – Nursing Apprenticeships
Health Careers – Explore the huge variety of healthcare roles available Careers in Health
If you would like to see a little bit of the hospital, click on the links for a virtual 360 degree tour:
Interested in what else is available at CUH? – Please see our Careers site for more information.
Science & Medical Physics
Science & Mortuary
Prosthetics & Orthotics
Speech and Language Therapy
Why choose physiotherapy? Becoming a physiotherapist means you can play a key role in enabling people to improve their health, wellbeing and quality of life, take a look at the Chartered Society of Physiotherapy page for more information.
It’s a profession that works with people to identify and maximise their ability to move and function – an essential part of what it means to be healthy. Once you have a physiotherapy degree you are eligible to register with the Health and Care Professions Council (HCPC). You can also join the Chartered Society of Physiotherapy (CSP) as a qualified member and enjoy the chartered status that inspires public confidence and provides an advantage in the jobs market. So if you want an academic qualification and professional status, physiotherapy can be a great choice of career.
Dieticians are qualified and regulated health professionals that assess, diagnose and treat dietary and nutritional problems at an individual and wider public-health level. They use the most up-to-date public health and scientific research on food, health and disease which they translate into practical guidance to enable people to make appropriate lifestyle and food choices: The Association of UK Dietitians
Clinical Engineering, Innovation, Design and Development
Administrative & Clerical
Our Admin & Clerical placements can provide you with a fantastic opportunity to gain valuable administration experience in the NHS across different clinical settings such as acute, mental health or community hospitals to local health centres and practice surgeries: