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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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Dental Nursing - Level 3 Advanced Apprenticeship
Closing Date:
10th June 2018
Location:
Stowmarket
This is a fantastic opportunity for anyone looking to break into the dental nursing industry at a family based dental practice located in the Historic market town of Stowmarket, Suffolk.
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Apprentice Data Administrator
Closing Date:
31st May 2018
Salary:
£168.75 p/w
Location:
Hingham, Norfolk
This is a great opportunity opportunity to work at Hingham Surgery as an Apprentice Data Administrator. You will be working alongside the data team to ensure the surgery complies with newly implemented data systems.
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Management Support Team Administrator NHS
Closing Date:
20th May 2018
Salary:
£16,968 - £19,852 gross per annum
Location:
Norfolk
Norfolk and Suffolk NHS Foundation Trust provides child and adult mental health services, alcohol treatment, learning disability, wellbeing and eating disorder services across Norfolk and Suffolk.
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Apprentice Support Workers (6 posts)
Closing Date:
9th May 2018
Salary:
£7.83 ph
Location:
Suffolk
During your apprenticeship, you will get a nationally recognised Care Certificate alongside a level 2 Health and Social Care qualification which is the foundation to any role within Health or Social Care sector. You will be supported by a team of experts wh...
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Pharmacy Apprentice
Closing Date:
14th March 2018
Salary:
£135.00
Location:
Holbrook, Suffolk
Holbrook and Shotley are a busy but friendly, rural GP practice. They have two sites at Holbrook and Shotley and dispense around 15,000 items per week. They have an exciting opportunity for an apprentice to join the team.
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Apprenticeships at Bespak
Apprenticeships and early career opportunities at Bespak
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