Casualty, ER, Holby City, Nurses, House… Medical jobs are in Vogue at the moment, although the reality is far less glamorous than on the TV.
You will need to be qualified to do a medical job, which means lots of extra study, but the personal satisfaction and financial rewards can be great…
So, what medical job can I do?
Depending on your interests, qualifications, experiences and skills there is a huge selection of jobs to choose from.
We take a look at some medical industry job descriptions…
We all rely on them. They are one of the most trusted professionals. They can save your life. No, we're not talking superhereos… GPs or 'general practitioners' are one of the top profession choices, and it’s not hard to see why.
General practitioner job description
Ask any GP, nurse or medical practitioner and they’ll tell you how important this role is. But don’t go bothering your doctor to ask them about the job, just read our handy description.
Medical secretary job description
Although the Florence Nightingale nurses-as-angels image is as strong as ever, the profession has moved on leaps and bounds. On the verge of becoming a graduate-only career, nursing is a rewarding job with huge potential for progress. The pay may not be ideal but it's a lot better than it was back in Ms Nightingale's day and there's lots of room for moving up the career ladder.
Nurse job description
Physiotherapy is an incredibly highly sought after job where even getting onto the degree course can prove tough. However, if you do succeed then you could find yourself working with some of the best sporting teams in the world. But it’s not all about the ‘magic sponge’, if you’re a caring, sharing type then how about helping people struggling to come to terms with injury?
When your friends are feeling sad, what do you do? Give them a hug, let them talk for hours and be a shoulder for all the tears, even if it takes weeks? Or do you just turn away and hope they’ll stop crying of their own accord? If your answer was the more caring option and if you can think of nothing better than helping others, then maybe it’s time you considered a career as a therapist.
Therapist job description
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