Career Change

Living the rollercoaster that is life means that things are rarely predictable. If you are thinking of changing direction, our guide is here to help you navigate and flourish through these changes.

There are many reasons why you could be wanting or needing a career change. Perhaps you’ve had children and have been denied a flexible working request. Maybe you have recently been made redundant due to the COVID-19 pandemic, or perhaps you are looking to enhance your skills in other areas of your current role. Or maybe, simply, you want to try your hand at something new.

Whatever your reason, there is a wealth of information available to you to help break down your choices and give you support to take that big, brave leap into the unknown and continue this rollercoaster called life. 

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Become an Operating Department Practitioner

Do you want to be a part of a professional team that changes lives for the better? The Operating Department Practice course gives you the sk...

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HS2 Jobs Board

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Virtual Reality: Working in the NHS

Use virtual reality to experience a day in the life of an allied health professional working in the NHS.

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Students Redundancy Support Career Change

Day in the life of an ODP - First Year Experience

Buckinghamshire New Uni Operating Department Practice students share their own experience of studying ODP for their first year here at Bucks...

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Life Science, Healthcare and Social Care
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Why did you want to become a nurse?

Hear from Buckinghamshire New Uni nursing students, who share their thoughts on why they want to become a nurse. The Associate Head of Schoo...

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Nursing at Buckinghamshire New Uni

If you want to help people through their most vulnerable moments, then nursing is the career for you. During your time on our programme, you...

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Life Science, Healthcare and Social Care
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International Nurses Day 2020

Karen Buckwell-Nutt, Dean and Head of School for Nursing and Allied Health, explains how proud she is of all nursing students, particularly ...

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The SAS STEP Programme

The SAS STEP Programme is a free of charge re-skilling and employment initiative designed to equip the unemployed workforce with vital data ...

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