Enhance your employability

We combine world-leading research with dynamic and pioneering teaching to give you the skills and experiences to work in health and social care settings. 

Social work

As a graduate of social work, you will be eligible to register as a social worker with Social Work England, which will enable you to practice as a social worker in England in the voluntary and statutory sector.

Graduates may work in a variety of sectors such as health, charity, education, local government, probation and the prison service, or indirectly as a youth worker, careers advisor, community development worker or counsellor.

Visit our Social Work course page to find out more about career prospects in social work.

Public health

As a graduate of public health, you will have opportunities to work locally or globally in public health. Examples include; Public Health Practitioner, Sexual Health Advisor, Health Promoter, Research Assistant, Project Co-ordinator or working for voluntary or third sector organisations.

Graduates can also pursue further academic or training development in public health or other clinical programmes.

Visit our Public Health course page to find out more about career prospects in public health.