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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?
In Essex, East Suffolk and West Suffolk there are 177 dental practices, 81 pharmacies and 104 GP practices.

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Apprentice Emergency Medical Technician - Suffolk
Closing Date:
10th January 2020
Salary:
£17,598 pa (NHS T&C Training Salary adjusted for living wage)
Location:
Suffolk
Be seen in green and unlock your full potential by joining our extraordinary and diverse workforce. We are looking for enthusiastic, caring individuals that share our vision and values and join EEAST on an Apprentice Emergency Medical Technician training progr...
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Get a Head start with Talking Heads!
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Apprentice Dental Nurse : Haver Hill Dental Centre
Closing Date:
23rd November 2019
Salary:
To be agreed upon appointment
Location:
Haverhill, Suffolk
Provide efficient and reliable chair-side support to Practice Clinicians. The role will also require working in other areas of the practice such as reception, dealing with patient queries, answering the phone, taking payments and booking appointments.
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Current Apprenticeships with Poultec
Poultec delivers Apprenticeships in over 20 subject areas, spanning a number industries and employers throughout the UK.
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Current Apprenticeship Vacancies
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Norwich (Area) + Dereham, Great Yarmouth, Holt, Attleborough, Diss, Norfolk
Apprenticeships provide fantastic career opportunities and allow you to get a qualification and earn money at the same time.
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Adult social care: Got what it takes?
Whether you're studying Health and Social Care or doing something completely different, a career in adult social care will give you more opportunities and satisfaction than you might think.
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