Please note: We are not a careers advisory service and are limited in the advice we can provide.
It is difficult to provide general information on public health careers and how they work, as there is no ‘career’ path and many people come to it from a variety of backgrounds and move around in the field.
If you want to work in the National Health Service (NHS) there are many public health career options.
If you are interested in working for a charity, there are many charities working on health issues. Some have strong areas of work in public health, promotion and prevention. The following websites may help your job search:
You might be interested in our range of health promotion qualifications. Which can provide an insight into the role of health promotion, advice and behaviour change.
Our Chief Executive has written an informative piece on The role of the Director of Public Health