Allied health professionals make up the third largest clinical workforce in the NHS. There are 14 different roles working across a range of sectors from emergency response and diagnosis to mental and physical rehabilitation.

Their work focuses on improving the health and wellbeing of their patients so that they can live full and active lives within their family circles, social networks and workplace. Whether you want to be hospital-based, work within the community or from patients’ homes, there’s bound to be a role that suits you. 

  1. Art Therapists
  2. Drama therapists
  3. Music therapists
  4. Chiropodists/podiatrists
  5. Dietitians
  6. Occupational therapists
  7. Operating Department Practitioners
  8. Orthoptists
  9. Osteopaths
  10. Paramedics
  11. Physiotherapists
  12. Prosthetists and Orthotists
  13. Radiographers
  14. Speech and language therapists