More people work in healthcare in Scotland than any other industry. It offers a huge range of interesting opportunities and flexible career paths for those who are passionate about making a difference.
With plenty of opportunities for progression and something for all levels of education and backgrounds a career in the health sector is very fulfilling as you can make such a significant difference to improving people’s lives.
You’ll need to be skilled in building and maintaining good relationships with patients and/or colleagues with a genuine desire to help and enjoy working around people everyday. Whilst it will be demanding and challenging at times with no two days the same, working in the health sector can be the most important and rewarding job in the world.
What’s it really like to work in the health sector in North Lanarkshire? Some of our staff share their day-to-day experiences:
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