Career planning

Career pathways

There are many ways of navigating through the different levels of specific jobs, or using the skills developed in one area to move in a to new role.  Find out more about the pathways of some of our key roles in the Bradford District on the link below. 


The health and social care sector offers many opportunities at all different levels and for an extensive range of skills. These pages will support you in understanding how to enter the sector, get the right qualifications and progress your career through different job roles.

Entering health and social care

There are many ways to join the health and social care workforce. This can include as a volunteer, through work experience or work placements.

Looking and applying for jobs

Are you looking to apply for a job in health and social care? There are many helpful resources available to help you understand your options and find available vacancies.

Returning to health and social careers

Many people take a break from working for one of many reasons; starting a family, caring for someone, a career change. There are always opportunities to come back into health and social care at a time that is right for you.