Wider health care teams


Wider health care teams provide support to clinical and non-clinical staff across health and social care to improve health and wellbeing. They include many diverse roles such as secretaries, chefs, gardeners, plumbers, fire safety officers, porters, security staff, supplies and warehouse staff.

You might be interested in cutting edge technology, caring for the elderly, providing hospitality, administration, estates or human resources. Whatever your situation and strengths, the wider healthcare team could have the perfect role for you.

See the videos and case studies to find out more.


Use the links below to explore more about the diverse wider health care team roles on the Health Careers website run by Health Education England.

Videos and case studies

NHS 111 health adviser – Annabelle Carson

Meet Andrew, a haematologist

Further information

 British Institute of Cleaning Science

City and Guilds

Construction Industry Training Board

Electrical Contractors Association

Healthcare Financial Management Association

Hospital Caterers Association

Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales

Institute of Hospitality

National Association of Healthcare Fire Officers

NHS Graduate Management Training Scheme

NHS Property Services

Painting and Decorating Association

Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors