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Explore careers within medicine, public health and knowledge services

Explore careers within medicine, public health and knowledge services


Age: 14-19

Duration: 1

Industry: Healthcare

Application deadline: 25/06/2023

Dates: 03/07/2023 – 03/07/2023

Timings: 10:00 – 13:00

We will provide you with an Insight into Medicine, Public Health and Knowledge Services, meeting professionals from these areas.

We will cover:

Medicine:

  •  A day in the life of a Doctor
  •  What it takes to undergo medical school and training
  • What different specialities are available in medicine, including radiology and surgery
  • What can you do now to help with your decision?

o  Public Health

  •  What is public health
  • What careers are available in public health (e.g. medicine, nursing, midwifery, data analysis, admin etc.)
  • How to approach a career in public health
  • What can you do now to help with your decision?

o  Medical Education

  • Overview of Library and Information/Knowledge Services
  • Range of different pathways and areas under that blanket term (not just books – includes research, customer service/support services etc/archive work).
  • Routes in to Library/Knowledge Services. 

When applying, answer the following questions

  • Who are your role models and why?
  • What are your current 3 career choices?
  • Can you tell us 3 of your strengths and 3 of your weaknesses?

More about what we do:

We are one of the North East’s largest employers with 12,000 dedicated members of staff, covering 2,500 square miles providing a range of health and care services to support more than 500,000 people living in Northumberland and North Tyneside.

Skills/Experiences You Will Gain:

Listening
 Speaking
 Problem Solving
 Creativity
 Staying Positive
 Leadership
 

Apply here

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