Health professionals

£36,920

Average Annual Pay

Annual Survey of Hours and Earning 2017

39

Average Weekly Hours

Annual Survey of Hours and Earning 2015

0.28%

Unemployment Rate

Labour Force Survey 2018

Future employment projections (Working Futures UK)

Description

Job holders in this unit group perform a variety of other health-related professional occupations not elsewhere classified in MINOR GROUP 221: Health Professionals. They may work autonomously or in teams with other health workers.

Qualifications

Entry is via a variety of relevant academic and/or professional qualifications.

Typical tasks

  • provides expert technical and technological support in the delivery of critical care;
  • provides high level support within surgical teams before, during and after surgery;
  • operate heart-lung machines during surgical procedures;
  • conducts medical education relevant to specialism and provides team leadership and supervision;
  • diagnoses and treats patients with a variety of hearing-related problems;
  • carries out a range of oral/dental treatments;
  • provides prosthetic devices to patients and advises on rehabilitation.

Common job titles

Consultant, health, public
Physiologist, cardiac, senior
Practitioner, neurophysiology
Facilitator (medical practice)
Scientist, healthcare, neurophysiology
Dietician-nutritionist
Manager, prosthetic, senior
Officer, promotion, health
Scientist, medicine, nuclear
Specialist, education, health
Manager, services, sterile
Facilitator, care, primary
Manager, resource, community
Leader, team, clinical
Adviser, health, occupational
Neurophysiologist
Physiologist, respiratory, clinical
Adviser, health, public
Specialist, perioperative
Adviser, health, sexual
Adviser, occupational health and wellbeing
Adviser, nurse, health, occupational
Manager, immunisation
Dietitian
Specialist, promotion, health
Dietitian-nutritionist
Therapist, hygiene, dental
Perfusionist
Planner, family
Prosthetist
Dosimetrist
Officer, education
Dietician
Associate, physician
Officer, education (community health)
Coordinator, transplant
Technologist, renal
Practitioner, improvement, health
Audiologist
Practitioner, perioperative
Worker, health, mental
Orthotist
Technician, measurement, physiological
Dosimetrist, medical
Practitioner, paramedical

Education background

Destination of Leavers survey, supplied by the Higher Education Statistics.