CAREERS IN… Nursing and Midwifery

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Careers info

Prospects – Graduate Careers Website with information covering all career areas.

  • Job Profiles – ‘Browse all jobs’ to find job profiles on: adult, paediatric, learning disability, mental health nurse and midwife roles. Includes information on salary & conditions, training, career development and employers & vacancy sources.
  • Job Sectors – Job sector profiles include Health & Social Care.

NHS Careers – Find out about careers in the NHS.

Royal College of Nursing – Find out about nursing in the UK and abroad.

How to become a Macmillan Nurse – Find out about becoming a Macmillan Clinical Nurse Specialist.

PHORCaST – Public Health Online Resource which includes careers in health improvement and promotion – see ‘Careers, Roles & Job Requirements’

Jobs & Work Experience

Register for Unilife Connect  - Access graduate job vacancies, work experience, part-time jobs and careers events Log in to Unilife Connect – Access graduate job vacancies, work experience, part-time jobs, careers events and set up job alerts from your chosen sector.

Great Health Care – Medical, nursing and healthcare jobs.

Health Jobs UK – Health care jobs – including nursing and midwifery.

Health and Social Care Northern Ireland – Gateway for Health & Social Care in Northern Ireland – view Job Vacancies. – Search for nursing and midwifery jobs in Northern Ireland.

Just for nurses: Jobs Board – Nursing jobs and nurse recruitment.

Midwives Jobs – The official jobs board for the Royal College of Midwives.

MPS Health Care – Nursing recruitment site.

NHS Jobs – Search for jobs within the NHS.

NHS Scotland – online recruitmentNHS Scotland Recruitment Vacancy Website. – Lists 1000s of nursing jobs in the UK and is updated daily. We make it very easy for jobseekers to search and apply.

Nursing NetUK Find nursing and midwifery jobs.

Nursing Times Jobs – Jobs in nursing and healthcare.

Pulse Jobs – Jobs in Nursing, Social Work, Doctors, Health Science Services and Allied Health.

Pulse Allied Healthcare Jobs – As a leading UK recruitment agency for allied healthcare jobs, we have the best temporary and permanent roles across the NHS and private healthcare sector.

Queen Alexandra’s Royal Army Nursing Corps – Find out about nursing opportunities in the Army.

Queen Alexandra’s Royal Naval Nursing Service – Find out about nursing opportunities in the Royal Navy.

RAF Careers Medical & Medical Support – Find out about nursing opportunities in the RAF.

RCN Bulletin – Search for nursing and healthcare jobs in the UK and overseas. – New recruitment system to search for nursing and midwifery jobs in Northern Ireland

Spire Health Care – A private healthcare provider.

Team 24 – Team24 is a healthcare recruitment specialist that provides healthcare workers for a wide range of temporary placements, from doctors to specialist nurses across the NHS and private sectors.

Tenovus Work For Us – Find out more about working for Tenovus and search current vacancies.

The Health Job – Job Search for the Health, Nursing & Social Services industry sector.

Your World Health Care – A specialist healthcare recruitment agency that prides themselves on finding students some of their first roles in healthcare.

Recruitment Agencies

Allied Health Care – A provider of healthcare staffing services.

British Nursing Association – Nursing agency in the UK.

Everycare – Private health & social care organisation.

Everycare Nursing Recruitment – A nursing and domiciliary care recruitment agency with regional offices in Cardiff, Bridgend and Newport.

Health Professionals – A professional nursing agency based in London.

New Directions Social Care – A recruitment and training provider that specialises in social care and nursing sectors.

Nursing Solutions – A Nurses and a Domiciliary Care Agency based in Bristol.

Phoenix Health Care and Recruitment – Company providing Medical, Nursing and Allied Healthcare staff to the healthcare industry.

Pulse Nursing at Home – Providing compassionate nursing for clients requiring one to one care at home. We take on only nurses we would trust with our own loved ones and recruit within the South Wales area.

The Nursing Portal – Includes regional nursing agency listings.

Employer Directory/NHS Trusts/Boards

Avon & Wiltshire Mental Health Partnership NHS Trust

British Nursing Websites – Includes a directory of nursing agencies in the UK
Independent Sector.

BUPA Careers – Find out about nursing opportunities with BUPA and their graduate programmes.

Craegmoor Healthcare – An independent provider of support for people with learning disabilities, autism, and mental health problems.

Ludlow Street Healthcare Group – Provider of specialist mental health, learning disability and education services.

Mid Essex Hospital Trust

NHS Directory Wales – Search for NHS Health Boards and Trust in Wales. Contact major hospitals to find out about recruitment and bank nursing opportunities.

NHS Foundation Trust Directory – Search for NHS foundation trusts in England by using the A-Z listing or by searching on the interactive map. Contact major hospitals to find out about recruitment and bank nursing opportunities.

Nuffield Health Careers – Find out about career opportunities and nursing jobs with one of Britain’s largest healthcare charities.

Ramsay Health Care UK – Private hospitals and clinics in the UK.

St Joseph’s Private Hospital, Newport – An independent, purpose built private hospital on the outskirts of Newport.

Nursing Abroad

American College of Nurse-Midwives – View Midwife Jobs for opportunities in the USA.

British Red Cross Jobs -Find out about the work of the British Red Cross and opportunities in the UK and overseas. – Listings of jobs in Australia.

Canadian Nurses Association Jobs & Volunteering – Find out about nursing opportunities in Canada. – Health careers ranging from nursing jobs to social work jobs in the USA.

Medecins Sans Frontieres – An international humanitarian aid organisation that provides emergency medical assistance to populations in danger.

Voluntary Services Overseas – Find out about volunteering with the VSO, an international development charity.

World Health Organisation – Employment site – Search for opportunities with the World Health Organisation.

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