Other Health Professionals

Job holders in this unit group perform a variety of other health-related professional occupations. They may work autonomously or in teams with other health workers.


New workers
£ 17,196
£ 34,445
£ 50,671

Available jobs

In the past year there were 74,230 vacancies for this type of job

Related courses

People work towards these careers by taking these courses at college and uni.

What they do most days?

  • Provides prosthetic devices to patients and advises on rehabilitation.

  • Conducts specialised diagnostic tests for a variety of health conditions and advise on treatment.

  • Diagnoses and treats patients with a variety of hearing-related problems.

  • Conducts medical education relevant to specialism and provides team leadership and supervision.

  • Operate heart-lung machines during surgical procedures.

  • Provides high level support within surgical teams before, during and after surgery.

  • Provides expert technical and technological support in the delivery of critical care.

Hard Skills

Hard skills are specific, learnable, measurable, often industry or occupation-specific abilities related to a position.

Skills are ranked based on the number of job adverts that list them as required skills.

  • Dietetics

  • Auditing

  • Clinical Governance

  • Primary Care

  • Nursing

  • Diabetes Mellitus

  • Surgery

  • Enteral Nutrition

  • Clinical Supervision

  • Clinical Practices

Soft Skills

Soft skills can be self-taught and usually do not necessitate a certain completed level of education.

Skills are ranked based on the number of job adverts that list them as required skills.

  • Management

  • Communication

  • Research

  • Teaching

  • Leadership

  • Planning

  • Decision Making

  • Interpersonal Communications

  • Investigation

  • Teamwork

How do I get a job like this?

People in these types of job started their career paths after studying courses like the ones below.