We lead the way in training the next generation of NHS and Healthcare professionals. For almost three decades we have been at the forefront of training the workforce of tomorrow for the NHS. Whether you want to become a Healthcare Scientist, are interested in becoming a Doctor, Nurse or Midwife at Swansea our innovative approach and dedication to improving healthcare delivery makes us the ideal place for the first step on your career as we develop the NHS and healthcare for society's needs into the future.
Upcoming Careers Talks
Many people don't know what they want to do, many change their career path multiple times throughout their lives. Our Clinical Careers Showcase is designed to help you. Our Clinical Academics have pulled together a short career guide for the different healthcare roles available to you at Swansea. Whether you are at College, Sixth Form or you are looking to change your career our Career Talks are designed to help you.
Do you want to be a Paramedic? Hear from our passionate lecturers about our new BSc Paramedic Science and how you can begin an exciting and rewarding career as a Registered Paramedic.
Most people have not heard of a Physician Associate, they are a brand new role to NHS Wales and we are leading in defining the nature of this role in the NHS. A Physician Associate is trained like a Doctor over an intense two year clinical degree. If you want to be involved in making clinical diagnosis, fancy retraining to undertake clinical practice and a full medical degree doesn't appeal to you, join our Physician Associate talk and find out more about what makes this role special and how you can be part of its future development.
Healthcare is changing and it is changing for Pharmacists too. To keep up with this ever changing world we need to train the next generation of Pharmacists to meet these challenges. Find out what it is like to be a Pharmacist, the diverse range of careers a Pharmacist will go into and how Pharmacy as Swansea will prepare you for this change allowing you to become the Pharmacist modern healthcare needs.
So you think being a Doctor is for you? Here at Swansea we believe everyone in life deserves a second chance, you are not your grades what we look for is a person who will put the patient first and be the best Doctor they could have. Our Life as a Doctor talk will tell you everything you need to know about life aas a doctor, studying medicine, and our unique Pathways options available to you.
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If you just can't wait for our Clinical Careers Showcase talks, our Quick Guides are designed to help you explore the courses behind each career with answers to common questions that many applicants ask to help you understand more about these careers, what it takes to get there and what doors could be open to you once you have qualified.
Want to find out More about Swansea
Feeling inspired to train for a career in the NHS? Take the time to explore our campus from the comfort of your own home using our virtual tour, talk to some of our current students about what it is like studying at Swansea and make sure you register for our next Open Day where you can experience Swansea, our community and our courses in person.