Why is it important to focus on Health and Social Care Careers?

The Health and Social sector is in the top three employment sectors across South Yorkshire and Bassetlaw, in Sheffield it’s the largest employer – employing over 41,000 people. Covid19 has been difficult for other industries including: travel, tourism, hospitality and  entertainment. For this reason we think it is more important than ever that our young people know about, aspire to and are made ready for the full range of careers available in the Health and Social Care sector.

The top 20 predicted jobs for the future includes: robotic engineer, nurse, data analyst, epidemiologist, accountant, care worker and maintenance technician – all these roles can be found in our sector. We have a wide range of roles to suit all interests and think it’s vitally important that our young people can see the connection between their favourite academic subjects and their future career. There is something for everyone: scientists, mathematicians, leaders, creators and organisers as well as those who have been traditionally attracted to the caring professions. (https://www.parentalguidance.org.uk/labour-market-information/20-top-jobs-of-the-future)

We are committed to supporting career learning as part of the everyday curriculum to inspire, nurture and grow the next generation workforce.

Our work helps to support Gatsby Benchmarks: 2, 4, 5 & 6.

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Vacancies Round Up 16/10/20

16th October 2020

This week we have a slight change to our Apprenticeship round up, rather than bring you the latest Apprenticeship opportunities we’re sharing with you some of the other entry level roles we have on offer in South Yorkshire. 

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9th October 2020

We have partnered with Medic Mentor to offer free access to the Get into Medicine, Get into Dentistry or Get into Veterinary Conference:

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Apprenticeship Vacancies 09/10/20

9th October 2020

A weekly round up of the latest Apprenticeship and Apprenticeship related roles in South Yorkshire and Bassetlaw.

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Apprenticeship Vacancies 02/10/20

2nd October 2020

A weekly round up of the latest Apprenticeship and Apprenticeship related roles in South Yorkshire and Bassetlaw.

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