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Welcome to NHS Careers

The information service for careers in the NHS in England.

The National Health Service offers a huge range of exciting and challenging opportunities for people who are passionate about making a difference. With more than 300 different careers on offer, there is a job for you no matter what your interests, skills or qualifications.

Further information is available if you’re interested in working or studying elsewhere in the UK.

If you are a healthcare professional from outside of the UK, please see our information for international healthcare professionals.

Working in the NHS

Health professional

Pay and benefits, flexible working, how to apply for a job, more…

Real life stories

Dental Hygienist

Many people don’t realise what being a dental hygienist involves. Cheryl McBroom's Story...

NHS Careers launches schools' competition 2011/12

Step into the NHS

NHS Careers has launched its fourth national schools' competition to encourage young people to consider a career in the health service.
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World Breastfeeding Week

World Breastfeeding Week

World Breastfeeding Week takes place this year between 1 and 7 August. This month NHS Careers will be highlighting some of the NHS staff that help to promote breastfeeding amongst new mothers.
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