NHS Jobs Live – Thursday 10th October from 10:00am till 3:00pm
NHS Jobs LIVE is a live streamed event that broadcast to thousands across the UK wanting to find out more about the different job roles within the NHS.
This live broadcast will feature the following;
10:00am – Allied Health Professionals
Allied health professionals provide treatment and help rehabilitate adults and children who are ill, have disabilities or special needs, to live life as fully as possible. During this broadcast you will find out about the range of roles including art and drama therapy, physiotherapy, occupational therapy, radiography and speech and language therapy.
10:30am – Nursing
Nurses work in every sort of health setting from accident and emergency to working in the community, in patients’ homes or schools, with people of all ages and backgrounds. This broadcast will explain the varied role of nursing, the careers pathways available and the new apprenticeship route.
11:00am – Mental Health
This broadcast will outline the variety of practitioners who provide mental health support including support workers, nurses and counsellors. It will outline the careers and pathways available.
11:30am – Social Care
As we move to providing an integrated approach to care with both health and social care professionals working together, this broadcast will focus on social care and Reablement Assistants who provide support to individuals that have just left hospital or need short term care.
1:30pm – Medicine
There are many different ‘specialities’ within medicine, ranging from psychiatry, surgery, anaesthesia and pathology through to general practice and obstetrics. This broadcast will outline the skills and training required to become a doctor.
2:00pm – Healthcare Science
Healthcare scientists – sometimes known as clinical scientists – work at the cutting edge of medicine, researching and developing new treatments and equipment. Most of their work is done in laboratories, although some does involve patient care.
2:30pm – Ambulance Service
South East Coast Ambulance Service NHS Foundation Trust is part of the National Health Service (NHS). We respond to 999 calls from the public, urgent calls from healthcare professionals, provide NHS 111 services across the region. This live event is focused on the role of a paramedic and the new apprenticeship pathway.
The live chat is open next to the video player so feel free to leave a question or comment and we’ll get it forwarded to the panel members.