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Careers that will surprise you

It might surprise you that not everyone in the NHS workforce delivers patient care on the front line. But we all contribute to making a difference and helping others.

You could be designing and developing technology or analysing and interpreting data. You might like a job testing and repairing equipment in a workshop or maintaining boilers that provide heating and hot water to a hospital.

Whichever role you choose, you’ll be helping to deliver the best service to patients, their families, carers, and the public.

Let’s explore the careers you’ll find in the NHS.

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