Healthcare Support Roles

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Healthcare support roles can be the first step in a career pathway to many other roles! Healthcare support roles are essential in the delivery of patient care, looking after and ensuring the overall wellbeing of service users.


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What skills can you learn?

  • People skills
  • Caring
  • Science and technology
  • Organisation
  • Medicines management
  • Practical and hands-on Care

What values do you need?

  • Care
  • Compassion
  • Dignity & Respect
  • Honest & Trustworthy
  • Competence
  • Courage
  • Commitment

Examples of Healthcare Support Roles:

  • Healthcare Assistants
  • Clinical Support Worker
  • Physiotherapy Assistant
  • Speech and Language Therapy Assistant
  • Maternity Support Worker
  • Dietetic Assistant
  • Occupational Therapy Support Worker
  • And more!

To find out more about where you can complete a healthcare apprenticeship and at what level visit the below:

University Hospitals North Midlands logo

Univeristy Hospital of North Midlands

North Staffordshire Combined Healthcare logo

North Staffordshire Combinded Healthcare

midlands parntership

Midlands Partnership


Univeristy Hospital of Derby and Burton

Staffordshire County Council

Staffordshire County Council

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Stoke gov


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