Careers and Employability Service
Services for current students


This sector covers a wide range of occupations, such as  dentists, therapy specialists and complementary medicine practitioners

Click on each career below for links to publications and websites that provide further information.

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Your next steps

If you have questions about your plans, talk to a member of our team.



Nursing and midwifery

Specialisms (including optometry, pharmacy, occupational therapy, nutrition and radiography)


Physical therapies (including physiotherapy and sports therapy)


Health promotion and wellbeing (including dance and music therapy and complementary medicine)


Resources covering all of the careers above  

  • Health Learning and Skills Advice Line on 08000 150 850 - for advice on study options and funding 
  • Health Service Journal (HSJ) - job vacancies and latest industry news 
  • Ministry of Defence - opportunities for healthcare professionals with links to the armed forces websites

The NHS offers various websites and resources for careers within the organisation:



Careers and Employability Service

The University of Nottingham
Portland Building, Level D
University Park
Nottingham, NG7 2RD

telephone: +44 (0) 115 951 3680
fax: +44 (0) 115 951 3679