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The Health and Social Care industry has a huge range of career opportunities for people from all academic backgrounds.

Healthcare is all about helping people who have problems with their physical health this could be in a hospital, surgery, dentists, opticians, pharmacy and in people’s homes. Some job roles will require professional qualifications whilst others will have on the job training.

Everybody at some point in their lives will be dependent upon the skills of a healthcare professional, in fact the NHS is one of the largest employers in the world.
The Social care side is more about helping people in the community and giving them support to improve their lives. A career in social care may involve working with children, young people, the elderly, people with disabilities, people with mental health issues and offenders.

Care is the key, if you care about the well-being of others, have excellent interpersonal skills, bucket loads of patience and you want to make a difference, a career in health and social care could be for you!

Did You Know?
Ongoing improvements in medicines and care mean that life expectancy in the UK is increasing - currently 79 years for men and 83 years for women which almost 30 years higher than a century ago.

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Support Worker – Various Locations
Closing Date:
31st August 2020
Location:
Various locations, Suffolk, Norfolk
We are seeking compassionate, supportive and caring Support Workers. We currently have an exciting opportunity for Support Workers at our clients care homes.
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Care Support Worker *11 positions*
Closing Date:
24th August 2020
Salary:
£10.00 - £11.00 per hour
Location:
Norfolk and Suffolk
Closing date may close early. First Choice Home Care is a well-established and successful family run domiciliary care business where our Service Users are at the heart of what we do.
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Administrator/receptionist
Closing Date:
16th August 2020
Salary:
Starting salary £18,005 pro rata, per annum
Location:
Ipswich, Suffolk
We have a vacancy for a self-motivated, well-experienced and highly flexible person to join the team at the Ipswich Hospital Diabetes Centre providing specialist treatment to Diabetes and Endocrinology patients
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College in collaboration with local supported living facility
West Suffolk College has built strong links with local supported living establishment Hilltop House based in Bury St Edmunds, with a number of students having been granted permanent roles after impressing the team. Hilltop House provide care and support for ad...
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Care Assistants - Care UK
Closing Date:
31st August 2020
Salary:
£8.72 per hour
Location:
Bury St Edmunds, Suffolk
Care UK Is the UK’s largest independent provider in health and social care to kick start your amazing and fulfilling career at Care UK! Hold the key to your future with opportunities to further your career. What we offer · Level 2 Apprenticeship in Hea...
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Domestic Assistant - Mayflower Court
Closing Date:
22nd August 2020
Salary:
£8.72 per hour
Location:
Norwich
NorseCare is the partnership formed between the Norse Group and Norfolk County Council where we care, support and maintain the independence of residents across Norfolk. In these unsure and testing times, we want you to join our excellent team at Mayflower Cour...
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