Tag Archives: Care

Veterinary Surgeon

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Rhian (29) works at a veterinary clinic in the countryside.  She is an equine vet specialising in the care of horses. She also gets  involved in the care of farm animals and pets.  She is dedicated to the job but … Take me to the video

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Doctor

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Not a member but want to watch this interview? Diana (aged 32) is a doctor training to become a General Practitioner.  She explains why she chose to study medicine, what happens at medical school and early years in the NHS, … Take me to the video

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Occupational Therapy Support Worker

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Chris (21) is a Care Gardener at a nursery where adults with learning difficulties are taught basic gardening skills and encouraged to enjoy plants.  Though some of the students have behaviour problems Chris enjoys working with them and seeing the … Take me to the video

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Dental Hygienist (Trainee)

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Shona (27) is a qualified dental nurse and radiographer.  She is half-way through a two-year Dental Hygiene Diploma course and is enjoying the break from work to gain new skills.    Bursaries are sometimes available but getting a place on the … Take me to the video

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Project Manager (Social Care)

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Emma (25) runs  a project that promotes careers in social care.  She organises a team of care workers who take time out of their regular jobs to work with local schools. She also works with teachers to introduce  the social … Take me to the video

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Training Co-ordinator (Health Care)

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Fin (23) heads a team that controls the budgets given for training nurses, midwives and clerical staff.  Senior managers decide training priorities and budgets, then Fin will set up the courses internally or arrange places on external courses.  She also … Take me to the video

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Sports Inclusion Officer

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Not a member but want to watch this interview? Caryl (23) works from Bath Rugby Club. She instructs 5 – 18 year-olds with special needs and adapts sessions according to their abilities. She loved IT and PE at school and … Take me to the video

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Senior Playworker

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Liam (21) has been working at a co-operative play group since he was at school. He organises indoor and outdoor activities and, as a director of the co-operative, he has many administration duties. He talks about the training, gender stereotyping, … Take me to the video

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Senior Prison Officer

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Debi (28) works at an adult male prison. She looks after offenders and audits all areas of the prison. She talks about training, the daily routine and how building up a good relationship with offenders helps minimise problems. She also … Take me to the video

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Optical Assistant

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Lauren (18) joined Tesco as a store assistant and applied for a position with Tesco Opticians. To prepare for this she was sent on a one-month course in optics training. To progress she will have to do a part-time university … Take me to the video

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