NHS, medical research and social care
This sector is about looking after people. Their are hundreds of different types of jobs in this sector from researching new vaccines, treating health conditions, and supporting people with day-to-day living needs due to disability, illness or difficult life situations. The sector covers NHS and private hospitals, research laboratories, as well as care homes, nursing homes and day care. It also includes the pharmaceutical and bio-technology industries which make and develop drugs and treatments.